Control of Enzyme Activity by Philip Cohen (auth.)

By Philip Cohen (auth.)

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7 Role of Ca 2+, calmodulin and troponin-C in synchronizing glycogenolysis and muscle contraction. 5 The role of substrates and allosteric effectors in the regulation of glycogenolysis The regulation of phosphorylase b by AMP was the first example of the control of enzyme activity by an allosteric effector [6]. Phosphorylase b is inactive in the absence of AMP, but is just as active as phosphorylase a in its presence. The regulation of phosphorylase b by AMP is however critically dependent on the substrate inorganic phosphate (Pi)' As the concentration of Pi increases, the concentration of AMP required for half maximal activation (Ka) decreases, and conversely, theK m for Pi decreases as AMP increases [21].

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