noncompetitive inhibition

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noncompetitive inhibition

[¦nän·kəm′ped·əd·iv ‚in·ə′bish·ən]
(biochemistry)
Enzyme inhibition in which the inhibitor can combine with either the free enzyme or the enzyme-substrate complex so that the inhibitor does not compete with the substrate for the enzyme.
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The models tested included pure and partial competitive inhibition, non-competitive inhibition, mixed-type inhibition, and uncompetitive inhibition [10,11].
In case of non-competitive inhibition Vmax is decreased while Km is not effected, while in un-competitive type of inhibition both Vmax and Km are decreased.
v=PILzvT3spCQ: 'Competitive and non-competitive inhibition.