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BIO notes - Bio chapter 3 (contd) Enzyme function (21) o...

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Bio chapter 3 (cont’d) Enzyme function (21) o Ability to speed up o w/o it = cells wont be able to move well (22) o max activity at 40degrees C (23) o denaturing = decrease activity o sickle cell anemia changes its shape cant carry oxy efficiently untreated can die from it o prions mad cow disease small protein left hand protein flips to right hand conformational change in proteins in brain and nervous system (24) o cows fed grounded meat of their own for more protein o feed it back to more healthy cows and cause them to go mad lol o good prions go bad o got to humans o causes deaths o malfunctions o in mountain villagers mostly epidemic common to eat brains of vanquished enemies gaining more intelligence 0.o no good test for prions some people cant give blood b/c of this no good test for blood collection not all fatal (CJD) o stopped putting recycled cows meat for other cows to eat
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