Enzyme Activity: Control
Published Online: 16 JUL 2007
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How to Cite
Nadaraia, S., Yohrling, G. J., Jiang, G. C.-T., Flanagan, J. M. and Vrana, K. E. 2007. Enzyme Activity: Control. eLS. .
- Published Online: 16 JUL 2007
Enzymes are the metabolic catalysts that affect a multitude of physiological processes and responses. Tight control of enzyme activity is therefore essential in maintaining the steady state of all organisms.
- feedback inhibition;
- allosteric regulation;
- covalent modification;