Isomerase

In biochemistry, an isomerase is an enzyme that catalyzes the structural rearrangement of isomers. Isomerases thus catalyze reactions of the form

A → B

where B is an isomer of A.

Read more about Isomerase:  Nomenclature, Classification

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