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Unformatted text preview: 8. Describe the mechanisms by which enzymes lower activation energy. 9. Distinguish between competitive inhibition and noncompetitive inhibition.* 10. Discuss how feedback inhibition and allostery contribute to biological regulation.* *[Not on Midterm] Word List activation energy active site allosteric regulation* ATP (adenosine triphosphate) catalyst competitive inhibitor* coupled reactions endergonic reaction energy energy coupling enthalpy entropy enzyme-substrate complex equilibrium constant (Keq) exergonic reaction feedback inhibition* free energy glutamate glutamine noncompetitive inhibitor* substrate...
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- Fall '08