Human Biology, 14 Edition

Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 1-25924-574-8
ISBN 13: 978-1-25924-574-9

Chapter 3 - Engage - Page 67: 2


Enzymes are necessary for lowering the activation energy of many enzymes and thus allow for the quickening the speed of enzyme-catalyzed reactions.

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If the body produced no more enzymes, chemical reactions would slow and homeostasis of important body systems could not be maintained.
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