isoenzyme

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i·so·en·zyme

 (ī′sō-ĕn′zīm′)
n.
Any of several forms of an enzyme that catalyze the same reaction but differ in chemical structure. Also called isozyme.

i′so·en·zy′mic adj.

isoenzyme

(ˌaɪsəʊˈɛnzaɪm)
n
(Biochemistry) another name for isozyme
isoenzymic, isoenzymatic adj

i•so•zyme

(ˈaɪ səˌzaɪm)

n.
a variant form of certain enzymes that catalyzes the same reaction as other forms. Also called isoenzyme.
[1959; iso- + (en) zyme]
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GSTs are present in almost all eukaryotes where they occur in multiple isoenzymic forms, constituting a significant intracellular mechanism of detoxification (Freitas et al.