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What does neviripine(a drug for HIV infection) do as a non-competitive inhibitor of reverse transcriptase?



A. Binds to the same site on the enzyme as the substrate.
B. Reduces the Km of the substrate.
C. Forms a covalent bond with the enzyme.
D. Does not bond to the enzyme in the absence of substrate.
E. Moves the intercept on the 1/v axis of the Lineweaver-Burk plot farther away from the x-y intersection

This question is part of Biochemistry, M&S – Semester 1, Mini 1
Asked by Chachelly, Last updated: Dec 18, 2019

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John Smith

John Smith

Answered May 31, 2017

Moves the intercept on the 1/v axis of the Lineweaver-Burk plot farther away from the x-y intersection

Non competitive inhibition decreases Vmax, & lin-burk plots the inverse.
 

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