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Enzyme Activity and Assays

  1. Robert K Scopes

Published Online: 11 JUL 2002

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0000712

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How to Cite

Scopes, R. K. 2002. Enzyme Activity and Assays. eLS. .

Author Information

  1. La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 JUL 2002

Abstract

Enzyme activity refers to the general catalytic properties of an enzyme, and enzyme assays are standardized procedures for measuring the amounts of specific enzymes in a sample.

Keywords:

  • enzymes;
  • assays;
  • methods