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Unformatted text preview: chemicals affect its activity. Allosteric Regulation: A complex that switches between two functional states, one which is active and the other which is inactive, that pertains to an effect on the biological function of a protein. Feedback Inhibition: The switching on and off of metabolic pathways so that the substances at the end of a long series of reactions inhibits a reaction at the beginning of the series of reactions. Cooperativity: A mechanism that magnifies the response of enzymes to substrates, in which one substrate molecule prepares an enzyme to accept additional substrate molecules....
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