[ nŏn′kəm-pĕt′ĭ-tĭv ]
Enzyme inhibition in which the inhibiting compound does not compete with the natural substrate for the active site on the enzyme but inhibits reaction by combining with the enzyme-substrate complex after the complex is formed.
Words nearby noncompetitive inhibition
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