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Unformatted text preview: water to displace it (dephosphorylation) Dehydrogen ase Oxidizes a substrate by transferring a H- to an acceptor like NAD(P)+ or FAD Isomerase Interconverts one isomer into another isomer Mutase Transfers a functional group (eg. a phosphate) from one place to another within a single molecule Transferase Transfers a function group from one molecule to another Epimerase Switches the stereochemistry of an asymmetric carbon in a molecule that has another asymmetric carbon in it Be aware that many enzymes are named (for historical reasons) for their REVERSE reactions!...
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