holoenzyme

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noun ho·lo·en·zyme \ˌhō-lō-ˈen-ˌzīm\

Definition of holoenzyme

  1. :  a catalytically active enzyme consisting of an apoenzyme combined with its cofactor

Origin and Etymology of holoenzyme

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1943


Medical Dictionary

holoenzyme

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noun ho·lo·en·zyme \ˌhō-lō-ˈen-ˌzīm\

Medical Definition of holoenzyme

  1. :  a catalytically active enzyme consisting of an apoenzyme combined with its cofactor


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