apoenzyme

noun apo·en·zyme \ ˌa-pō-ˈen-ˌzīm \

Definition of apoenzyme

:a protein that forms an active enzyme system by combination with a coenzyme and determines the specificity of this system for a substrate

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apoenzyme

noun apo·en·zyme \ ˌap-ō-ˈen-ˌzīm \

medical Definition of apoenzyme

:a protein that forms an active enzyme system by combination with a coenzyme and determines the specificity of this system for a substrate

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