Definition of isozyme in English:
Each of two or more enzymes with identical function but different structure.
- The best studied set of isozymes is the lactate dehydrogenase system.
- Two or three genes encode sucrose synthase isozymes in monocot species such as maize, barley, wheat, and rice.
- The isozymes of each given enzyme were also numbered sequentially following a similar methodology.
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