uncompetitive enzyme inhibition

uncompetitive enzyme inhibition

[¦ən·kəm′ped·əd·iv ′en‚zīm ‚in·ə′bish·ən]
(biochemistry)
The prevention of an enzymic process as a result of the interaction of an inhibitor with the enzyme-substrate complex or a subsequent intermediate form of the enzyme, but not with the free enzyme.
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