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Structural studies on pyruvate kinase

Abstract:

Pyruvate kinase from brewers' yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae or Saccharomyces carlsbergensis) is an allosteric enzyme that is activated by fructose diphosphate. The reaction velocity is sigmoidally dependent on the concentration of the substrate phosphoenolpyruvate in the absence of the activator. It was considered to be a particularly suitable choice for study by physical methods in an attempt to understand the mechanism of allosteric effects because there were already ...

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University of Oxford
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Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
Source identifiers:
601870416
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uuid:2fe84271-c797-4e60-aa52-23800c143d52
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polonsky:7:19
Deposit date:
2017-10-05

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