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Heat-stable enzyme

Heat-stable enzyme --> thermostable enzyme

(Science: enzyme) An enzyme that is not readily subject to destruction or alteration by heat.

Synonym: heat-stable enzyme.

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... the 10 c? Your theory is nice, but catalase is far from being the only enzyme removing H2O2, there are plenty of various peroxidases. Even if not, ... combustion, had been used up within a second or so, but the remaining heat allowed for the skin to catch fire and go on from there, where it was ...

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by Coelacanth
Sat Feb 22, 2014 10:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: [News] Frank Baker survives ''spontaneous combustion''
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can you denature enzymes using electricity?

... would be pretty useless. However, as power passes through, heat is released, which could kill your enzyme.

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by JackBean
Thu Nov 29, 2012 4:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: can you denature enzymes using electricity?
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restriction reaction on agarose gel slices

... 3. gel extraction of insert of interest 4. restriction reaction 5. enzyme removal <- I often use KpnI/BamHI and can't go with heat inactivation 6. ligation with backbone and transformation I know that restriction can ...

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by dustman
Fri May 25, 2012 2:54 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: restriction reaction on agarose gel slices
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Views: 1812

Cellular Energy Questions

... are basically the same exergonic reaction. However the amount of heat released by fire would destroy a cell. Explain how a cell manages to ... the evidence that supports this. (5) 7. It is often said that the enzyme ATP synthase works like a water wheel turbine. Explain the details ...

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by flower555
Mon Nov 29, 2010 2:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cellular Energy Questions
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Re: DNA backbone breakage

... bond i.e., "Hydrogen bond". This bond can easily disturb by heat, as compare to DNA backbone. In the phosphodiester bond has phosphate ... disturb because presence of phosphodiester bond. Various restriction enzyme cut DNA backbone at specific sites.

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by kanagasundar
Tue Oct 05, 2010 3:54 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: DNA backbone breakage
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