bi bi reaction

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bi bi re·ac·tion

a reaction catalyzed by a single enzyme in which two substrates and two products are involved. Compare: mechanism.
[L. prefix bi-, twice, double]
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bi bi re·ac·tion

, bi-bi reaction (bī'bī rē-ak'shŭn)
A reaction catalyzed by a single enzyme in which two substrates and two products are involved; the ping-pong mechanism may be involved in such a reaction.
Compare: mechanism
[L. prefix bi-, twice, double]
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The enzyme follows an ordered Bi-Bi reaction sequence of substrate and cofactor binding and product release.