inhibitory enzyme


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
Related to inhibitory enzyme: Enzyme induction, Enzyme kinetics

inhibitory enzyme

Etymology: L, inhibere, to restrain; Gk, en, within; zyme, ferment
an enzyme that blocks rather than catalyzes a chemical reaction.

inhibitory enzyme

An enzyme that blocks a chemical reaction.
See also: enzyme
Mentioned in ?
Full browser ?