Biology

Enzymes

Enzymes

Enzymes are remarkable things. They allow cells to carry out chemical reactions very quickly allowing the cell to grow and reproduce. They are important to digestion. Every organ and tissue in our bodies depend on enzymes.

The lessons involved in this unit are geared towards high school students. They will help your students learn how enzymes work, how they act as catalysts and how they are the chemistry of life.

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