Exam Review - Chapter 6

Mediate oxidation reductio reactions 63 enzyme

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Unformatted text preview: ditional “lock and key” model is a bit misleading Specificity: the ability to discriminate between a substrate and a competing molecule Catalysis is important in entropy reduction, desolvation, induced fit Acid base catalysis Covalent catalysis: when a transient covalent bond is formed between the enzyme and the substrate Enzyme with a nucleophilic gropu Metal ion catalysis: help orient the subtate for r...
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This note was uploaded on 02/06/2014 for the course BCHB 501 taught by Professor Jessicajones,elliottcrooke,ericgalsgow,marybethmartin during the Fall '12 term at Georgetown.

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