[ ăl′ō-stĕr′ĭz′əm ]
A change in the activity and conformation of an enzyme resulting from the binding of a compound at a site on the enzyme other than the active binding site.
Words nearby allosterism
Other words from allosterismal′lo•ster′ic (ăl′ō-stĕr′ĭk) adj.
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