Definition of Apoenzyme

1. Noun. A protein that combines with a coenzyme to form an active enzyme.

Generic synonyms: Protein



Definition of Apoenzyme

1. Noun. (enzyme) An inactive haloenzyme lacking a cofactor. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Apoenzyme

1. [n -S]

Medical Definition of Apoenzyme

1. An enzyme without its cofactor. See: apoprotein. (18 Nov 1997)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Apoenzyme

apodixis
apodization
apodizations
apodize
apodized
apodizer
apodizers
apodizes
apodizing
apodoses
apodosis
apodotic
apodous
apods
apoenzyme (current term)
apoenzymes
apoferment
apoferments
apoferritin
apoferritins
apofocus
apogaeic
apogalactic
apogalacticon
apogametic
apogamia
apogamic
apogamies
apogamous

Literary usage of Apoenzyme

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1. Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine (1903)
"At present it is not known whether TI tyrosinase apoenzyme migrates with the complete TI metalloprotein or is located at some other site in the gel. ..."

2. Alternative Medicine: Expanding Medical Horizons by DIANE Publishing Company (1995)
"... sudden noise is made near the ear. cof acton a non-protein chemical that is not an enzyme in its own right but must be present for an apoenzyme (ie, ..."

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