When a scientific term ends with ase, it's known as an _______.
Enzymes after they have been used are what?
The theory of specific enzymes for each specific reaction is what?
Lock and Key Theory
optimum temperature is when ___________
The temperature at which the enzyme works best. Above this temp, heat destroys shape of enzyme. Substrate cannot fit
The average human pH level is?
When enzyme concentration increases, the reaction rate does what?
Increase until it get to a certain point
What happens to an enzyme when denatured?
The shape changes and no longer fits in the substrate
Enzymes that speed up reactions are called what?