Activation energy

Range 20 to 100 most enzymatic processes: 400 to 800 molecular transitions kJ/mol
Organism Generic
Reference Lepock JR. Measurement of protein stability and protein denaturation in cells using differential scanning calorimetry. Methods. 2005 Feb35(2):117-25 doi:10.1016/j.ymeth.2004.08.002 p.117 right column top paragraphPubMed ID15649838
Comments These observations are consistent with a temperature-induced transition such as protein denaturation being the initiating event during heat shock.
Entered by Uri M
ID 107066