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Published by Kodansha, VCH in Tokyo, Weinheim, New York .
Written in English


  • Enzymes -- Regulation.,
  • Biological control systems.,
  • Catalysis.,
  • Enzymes.,
  • Enzyme Activation.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Statementedited by Toshio Fukui; Kenji Soda.
LC ClassificationsQP601 .M64 1994, QP601 .M64 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 244 p. :
Number of Pages244
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18066599M
ISBN 103527300171, 1560817719, 4062064979

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Get this from a library! Molecular aspects of enzyme catalysis. [T Fukui; Kenji Soda;] -- Recent expansion in the range and sophistication of techniques in protein science has provided a wealth of new information. This book deals with the latest achievements by the most active researchers. Enzyme Catalysis and Regulation is an introduction to enzyme catalysis and regulation and covers topics ranging from protein structure and dynamics to steady-state enzyme kinetics, multienzyme complexes, and membrane-bound enzymes. Case studies of selected enzyme mechanisms are also presented. Molecular Aspects of Enzyme Catalysis Edited by Toshio Fukui Kenji Soda 8 KODANSHA Tokyo VCH 9 Weinheirn - New York No part of this book may be reproduced in any form, by photostat, microfilm, retrieval system, or any other means, without the written permission of Kodansha Ltd.(except in the case of brief Molecular Chaperones. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store.

Summary This chapter contains sections titled: Introduction The Primary Structure of Aspartate Aminotransferase (AspAT) Progress in Primary Structure Analysis ConclusionsAuthor: Hiroyuki Kagamiyama, Hiroshi Ueno. Enzyme catalysis is the increase in the rate of a process by a biological molecule, an "enzyme".Most enzymes are proteins, and most such processes are chemical reactions. Within the enzyme, generally catalysis occurs at a localized site, called the active site.. Most enzymes are made predominantly of proteins, either a single protein chain or many such chains in a multi-subunit complex. In book: Molecular Aspects of Enzyme Catalysis, pp - Cite this publication. The enzyme has a molecular mass of about , and consists of six subunits with identical molecular mass. The history of enzyme kinetics is punctuated by the invention of new approaches for glimpsing previously unobservable aspects of catalysis. The opportunities presented by single-molecule kinetic measurements appear to be the ultimate level of observation, allowing researchers to record the trajectories of individual enzyme molecules as they.

For example, the enzyme catalase catalyzes the decomposition of hydrogen peroxide into water and oxygen 2H O H O + O22 2 2 catalase at an incredibly high rate of up to hydrogen peroxide molecules per second! bonding reaction separation enzyme substrate 1 substrate 2 product Figure Schematic representation of an enzyme-catalyzed Size: KB. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Education is an international journal aimed to enhance teacher preparation and student learning in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and related sciences such as Biophysics and Cell Biology, by promoting the world-wide dissemination of educational : C.V. Anand. Basic Cell and Molecular Biology. This book is a very comprehensive text for understanding cell biology. Topics covered includes: Details of Protein Structure, Bioenergetics, Enzyme Catalysis and Kinetics, Glycolysis, the Krebs Cycle and the Atkins Diet, Electron Transport, Oxidative Phosphorylation and Photosynthesis, DNA Structure, Chromosomes and Chromatin, Details of DNA Replication and. Enzymes / ˈ ɛ n z aɪ m z / are proteins that act as biological catalysts (biocatalysts). Catalysts accelerate chemical molecules upon which enzymes may act are called substrates, and the enzyme converts the substrates into different molecules known as all metabolic processes in the cell need enzyme catalysis in order to occur at rates fast enough to sustain life.