Flashcards in 5- enzymes Deck (5)
substance that increases the rate of reaction and is not changed by the reaction.
biological catalyst, made up of protein that speed up reactions by lowering activation energy.
enzyme that breaks down hydrogen peroxide (toxic)
to water and oxygen.
properties of enzymes
proteins, catalysts, specific, have active sites complementary to their substrate, have optimum temperature and pH, denatured by extreme temperature or pH`