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Synonyms for catalyze

change by catalysis or cause to catalyze

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The enzyme chorismate lyase catalyzes the removal of pyruvate from chorismate to produce 4-hydroxy benzoate for the ubiquinone pathway.
Dephospho-coenzyme A kinase catalyzes the final step in CoA biosynthesis, the phosphorylation of the 3 '-hydroxyl group of ribose using ATP as a phosphate donor.
Glutathione S-transferases are liver detoxification enzymes that catalyze the addition of glutathione to xenobiotic electrophilic compounds, solubilizing them and labeling them for transport to the kidneys for elimination.
Many conventional drugs are enzyme inhibitors: they work by inhibiting a diseased cell's key enzyme, a protein that promotes -- or catalyzes -- a specific biochemical reaction involved in cell growth or metabolism.