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Line breaks: holo|en¦zyme
Pronunciation: /ˌhɒləʊˈɛnzʌɪm

Definition of holoenzyme in English:


A biochemically active compound formed by the combination of an enzyme with a coenzyme.
Example sentences
  • In this report, a combination of evolutionary and crystallographic data from the COX holoenzyme was used to study interactions at the DNA level.
  • The holoenzymes of these consist of a conserved catalytic subunit and one or more regulatory subunits.

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