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Molecular Recognition and Self-Regulation

  • Kazuo Kitaura

Abstract

The phenomena associated with molecular recognition and self-regulation are found in both biological and chemical molecular systems. At an early stage in the catalytic reaction of an enzyme in vivo, the enzyme recognizes a substrate and forms a substrate-enzyme complex. Self-regulation of the enzyme occurs at the substrate-binding site to identify the shape and positions of functional groups of substrate. Chemical molecular systems called host-guest complexes also have molecular recognition and self-regulation properties.

Keywords

Molecular Recognition Occupied Orbital Water Dimer Exchange Repulsion Model Wavefunction 
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  • Kazuo Kitaura

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