Enzymes - Additional Biology

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Firstly, what are enzymes? Enzymes are natural catalystsThey are proteinsThey speed up the chemical reactions in the body

They need certain conditions to function correctly.

How do they work?

- Enzymes are shaped in a complex manner 
- This allows substrate mollecules to attach to the enzymes
  - The molecules are then fused together into one larger molecule.

However the active site (the place where substrates join on) has a specific shape. If…


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