Why study enzyme kinetics?Compare enzymes from different sources, learn about the evolution of an enzyme, engineer better enzymes, determine how inhibitors affect enzymes, design better drugs that interact with enzymes.
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Two ways to measure enzyme activity:1.Disappearance of S•Usually less accurate: hard to detect a small change in [S] when [S] is very high 2. Appearance of P•Usually more accurate: starting with [P] = 0, so detecting a small change in [P] is less questionable