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Enzymes

the cell's chemists

Enzymes perform all of the basic chemical tasks needed to sustain life. Each binds to its target molecule, performs a chemical change, and then releases the altered molecule. Atomic structures have revealed the atomic-level details of how enzymes work to recognize their substrates and catalyze their chemical reactions.

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