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Keyword - Allosteric enzyme (KW-0021)

Definition

Enzyme whose activity is modified by the noncovalent binding of an allosteric effector at a site other than the active site. This binding mediates conformational changes, altering its catalytic or binding properties.

Category

Technical term

GOi

catalytic activity [ GO:0003824 ]
metabolic process [ GO:0008152 ]

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Allosteric enzymeTechnical term