Definition of allosteric in English:
Relating to or denoting the alteration of the activity of a protein through the binding of an effector molecule at a specific site.
- The effectors that modulate the activity of these allosteric enzymes are of two types.
- Although numerous allosteric enzymes were studied, much less information is available concerning the coordinated regulation of activities in multienzymatic complexes.
- All of the interacting proteins and protein enzymes involved in allosteric regulation are controlled by gene expression.
Definition of allosteric in:
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