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Michaelis-Menten Enzyme Kinetics


Tony Weisstein, Truman State University

Published by: BioQUEST Curriculum Consortium


User Manuals and Curricular Materials
Popular Text Citations

Cleland, W. W. (1979). "Statistical analysis of enzyme kinetic data." Methods in Enzymology ,QJ.:103-138.

Fantini, Bernardino. (1988). Jaques Monod: Pour une ethique de la connaissance. (Historie des sciences se- ries). La Decouverte: Paris, France.

Jack, R. Cecil. (1995). Basic Biochemical Laboratory Pro- cedures and Computing.

Fruton, Joseph S. (1972). Molecules and Life: Historical Essays on the Interplay of Chemistry and Biology. Wiley-Interscience: New York, New York.

Cornish-Bowden, (1995) Fundamentals of Enzyme Kinetics, 2nd Edition. Portland Press: London, United Kingdom.

Research Articles

Dowd, J. E. and D. S. Riggs. (1965)." A comparison of estimates of Michaelis-Menten kinetic constants from various linear transformations." Journal of Biological Chemistry 2..4.Q:863.

Nimmo, I. A. and G. L. Atkins. (1979). "The statistical analysis of non-normal (real?) data." Trends in the Biochemical Sciences ,4:236-238.

Education Research & Pedagogical Materials

Smith, D. B. (1979). "The Menten of the Michaelis- Menten equation." TIBS .4: N150.

Tutorial & Background materials

Fitting Michaelis-Menten parameters to nutrient up- take data (Mineral Nutrition of Plants, SoilScience/Botany /Horticulture 626, Phillip Barak and Edgar Spalding, Instructors, University of Wisconsin-Madison) (based on: A method for characterizing the relation between nutrient con- centration and flux into roots of intact plants. N. Classen and S.A. Barber. (1974.) Plant Physiol 54:564-568.

Kinetics of Enzymatic Reactions: The Michaelis- Menten Equation

Mathcad for Computers in Chemistry course

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