JBM  Vol.2 No.4 , June 2014
Enzyme Kinetic Equations of Irreversible and Reversible Reactions in Metabolism
ABSTRACT

This paper compares the irreversible and reversible rate equations from several uni-uni kinetic mechanisms (Michaelis-Menten, Hill and Adair equations) and bi-bi mechanisms (single- and double- displacement equations). In reversible reactions, Haldane relationship is considered to be identical for all mechanisms considered and reversible equations can be also obtained from this rela- tionship. Some reversible reactions of the metabolism are also presented, with their equilibrium constant.


Cite this paper
Imperial, S. and Centelles, J. (2014) Enzyme Kinetic Equations of Irreversible and Reversible Reactions in Metabolism. Journal of Biosciences and Medicines, 2, 24-29. doi: 10.4236/jbm.2014.24005.
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