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Term:catalytic activity
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Definition:Catalysis of a biochemical reaction at physiological temperatures. In biologically catalyzed reactions, the reactants are known as substrates, and the catalysts are naturally occurring macromolecular substances known as enzymes. Enzymes possess specific binding sites for substrates, and are usually composed wholly or largely of protein, but RNA that has catalytic activity (ribozyme) is often also regarded as enzymatic.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: enzyme activity
 xref: Wikipedia:Enzyme

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      molecular_function 20452
        catalytic activity 6040
          catalytic activity, acting on a nucleic acid + 629
          catalytic activity, acting on a protein + 2417
          cyclase activity + 25
          demethylase activity + 42
          glycogen debranching enzyme activity 1
          hydrolase activity + 2571
          isomerase activity + 199
          ligase activity + 178
          lyase activity + 208
          non-ribosomal peptide synthetase activity + 1
          oxidoreductase activity + 861
          peptidoglycan muralytic activity + 15
          polyketide synthase activity 0
          transferase activity + 2377
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