Tetanus Enzyme

Tetanus Enzyme - Spastic paralysis: certain muscles...

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Spastic paralysis: certain muscles continually receive a message to tighten and contract Spores: small usually single-celled asexual reproductive body produced by many nonflowering plants and fungi and some bacteria and protozoans and that are capable of developing into a new individual without sexual fusion Flaccid paralysis: weakness or loss of muscle tone resulting from injury or disease of the nerves innervating the muscles Tetanus toxin: enzyme Botulism toxin: enzyme, Botox® Enzyme: any of several complex proteins that are produced by cells and act as catalysts in specific biochemical reactions, end in the suffix “ase” o Isoenzyme / isozyme: different versions of the same enzyme o Proteases / peptidases: Hydrolic cleavage of protein chains, enzyme
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