This easy and safe experiment allows students to learn about enzyme catalysis, the nature of enzyme action, and protein structure-function relationship. Students will perform an enzyme assay and determine the rate of the enzymatic reaction.
- For 10 lab groups
- Requires 30 to 45 minutes
Also required: Visible wavelength spectrophotometer; 1 ml, 5 ml, and 10 ml pipettes; and linear graph paper.
Delivery information: Kit includes instructions, catalase solution, hydrogen peroxide, phosphate buffer, assay reagent, acidification solution, colour enhancer and developer.