Enzyme

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Human glyoxalase I. Twa zinc ions that are needit for the enzyme tae catalyze its reaction are shawn as purpie spheres, an an enzyme inhibitor cried S-hexylglutathione is shawn as a space-fillin model, fillin the twa active steids.

Enzymes /ˈɛnzmz/ are macromolecular biological catalysts. Thay are responsible for thoosands o metabolic processes that sustain life.[1]

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  1. Smith AL (Ed) (1997). Oxford dictionary of biochemistry and molecular biology. Oxford [Oxfordshire]: Oxford University Press. ISBN 0-19-854768-4.  Unknown parameter |author-separator= ignored (help)