Peroxidase Experiment Essay

Abstract Over a two week period of time in the laboratory, we experimented and tested the reaction rate of a peroxidase enzyme and the factors that affected it, both positively and negatively. The purpose of these experiments was to probe and manipulate the activity of the enzyme peroxidase by varying temperature, pH, the amount of … Read more

Pineapple And Jello Lab Report Essay

Enzymes are proteins that act as catalysts; thus allowing the many chemical reactions in life to occur. The purpose of an enzyme is to speed up the rate of a chemical reaction. Without enzymes, living organisms would be unable to function properly, since the releasing and storing of energy depend on the enzyme’s function (2). … Read more