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Type: Artigo de periódico
Title: Applying Structural Transition Theory To Describe Enzyme Kinetics In Heterogeneous Systems
Author: Bispo J.A.C.
Bonafe C.F.S.
Silva M.L.C.
Andrade I.H.P.
Carvalho G.B.M.
Abstract: Enzyme action was investigated by assuming the occurrence of different states of enzyme-substrate affinities. These states were considered to involve enzyme species with distinct abilities to form reaction product. The results obtained showed strong agreement with the experimental data for the action of peroxidase. This approach provides a powerful tool for predicting the kinetic behavior of other enzymatic processes in conditions not described before. An additional feature of this approach is the ability to characterize processes at any enzyme-substrate concentration ratio, including high enzyme-substrate ratios and enzyme inhibition by substrate or product. This proposal can also be used in systems with heterogeneity concerning the investigated enzyme. © 2014 Springer International Publishing Switzerland.
Editor: Springer Science and Business Media Netherlands
Rights: fechado
Identifier DOI: 10.1007/s10910-014-0325-1
Address: http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84899947926&partnerID=40&md5=aa164080972b38a3f9e8fe3588b1a7bc
Date Issue: 2014
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