Mechanism of Catalysis by Enzymes


WHILE it is generally agreed that enzymes are true catalysts, the explanation of the mechanism of the reaction is still speculative.

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TAYLOR, D. Mechanism of Catalysis by Enzymes. Nature 145, 423–424 (1940).

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