Category Archives: Enzymes

Enzymes

[New topic from 2015] Enzymes are proteins. The action of enzymes as catalysts, including the concept of a stereospecific active site that binds to a substrate molecule. The principle of a drug acting as an enzyme inhibitor by blocking the active site. Computers can be used to help design such drugs. Students should be able to: explain why a stereospecific active site can

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