Enzymes

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  • Created on: 31-10-14 12:12

Enzymes are globular proteins

They are biological catalysts

Can be re-used repeatedly

Have a specific 3D shape due to amino acid sequence (Primary Protein Structure)

The molecule is large overall, only a small part is functional, this is the active site

The active site is made up of a small number of amino acids

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