enzymology

(redirected from enzymologists)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

enzymology

 [en″zi-mol´o-je]
the study of enzymes and enzymatic action.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

en·zy·mol·o·gy

(en'zi-mol'ŏ-jē),
The branch of chemistry concerned with the properties and actions of enzymes.
[enzyme + G. logos, study]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

enzymology

(ĕn′zə-mŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The branch of science that deals with the biochemical nature and activity of enzymes.

en′zy·mol′o·gist n.
The American Heritage® Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2007, 2004 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.

en·zy·mol·o·gy

(en'zi-mol'ŏ-jē)
The branch of chemistry concerned with the properties and actions of enzymes.
[enzyme + G. logos, study]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

enzymology

The branch of biochemistry concerned with the structure and function of enzymes and coenzymes.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
References in periodicals archive ?
The PQQ findings thrilled enzymologists because they helped account for many confusing amine-oxidase characteristics.
Enzymologists and cell culture specialists are needed in many areas of biotechnology research and production.
However, the enzymologists of the NPAC/NB Commission on Biochemical Nomenclature, in their authoritative Recommendation 1972 (12), although abandoning the "unit of enzyme" (U), for "katal" (kat), [3] preferred the term for the kind-of-quantity 'enzymic activity'.