Allosteric Enzymes

  • G. N. Cohen


One of the most remarkable properties of the cell is its capacity to coordinate efficiently its different biochemical activities. A steady state is thus maintained between the different catabolic processes and the myriad of synthetic reactions necessary for the reproduction of the cell.


Allosteric Inhibitor Allosteric Effector Carbamyl Phosphate Sigmoid Relationship Allosteric Enzyme 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut PasteurParisFrance

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