Are Enzymes Specific for Their Substrates?

Students discover enzyme to substrate specificity. The experiment uses samples of glucose and lactose in combination with the enzyme lactase. Students observe the reaction between the lactose and the lactase; the lack of a reaction between the glucose and the lactase.

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Grade
9th - 12th
Subjects
Science
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Resource Type
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Duration
45 mins
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Inquiry-Based Learning
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