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Enzymes Enzymes are special proteins that are involved in chemical reactions. Catalysts are used to speed up chemical reactions (some enzymes are catalysts) Catalysts do not get used up! enzyme substrate Active site Enzyme-substrate complex enzyme product
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Temperature and pH Enzymes work best at a certain temperature
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Unformatted text preview: and pH. High temperatures and extreme pH can alter an enzymes function. Temperature Optimal temperature for typical human enzyme Optimal temperature for enzymes of heat tolerant bacteria 0 20 35 50 65 80 95 110 Rate of Reaction pH Optimal pH for pepsin Optimal pH for trypsin...
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