double-reciprocal plot

dou·ble-·re·cip·ro·cal plot

a graphic representation of enzyme kinetic data in which 1/v (on the vertical axis), where v is the initial velocity, is plotted as a function of the reciprocal of the substrate concentration (1/[S]).


Hans, U.S. physical chemist, 1907–.
Lineweaver-Burk equation - rearrangement of the Michaelis-Menten equation.
Lineweaver-Burk plot - graphical representation of enzyme kinetic data. Synonym(s): double-reciprocal plot; Woolf-Lineweaver-Burk plot
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We analyzed the results graphically using the double-reciprocal plot (Lineweaver-Burke plot).
To compare the results from the enzyme saturation assays, we linearized the data in Lineweaver-Burke double-reciprocal plots, and applied the linear analysis of regression.