I'm sure you've heard of enzymes but have you heard of these?

 

Abzymes

Luo, G. M. Prog. Biochem. Biophys. 2000, 27, 354-359: "Recent Advances in Abzyme Studies"

Antizymes

Matsufuji, S.; Matsufuji, T.; Miyazaki, Y.; Murakami, Y.; Atkins, J. F.; Gesteland, R. F.; Hayashi, S. Cell 1995, 80, 51-60: "Autoregulatory Frameshifting in Decoding Mammalian Ornithine Decarboxylase Antizyme"

Compuzymes

Tantillo, D. J.; Houk, K. N.: "Theozymes and Catalyst Design" In Stimulating Concepts in Chemistry, Wiley-VCH: Weinheim, Germany, 2000; pp 79-88.

Chemzymes

Corey, E. J. Pure Appl. Chem. 1990, 62, 1209-1216: "New Enantioselective Routes to Biologically Interesting Compounds"

Dendrizymes

Brunner, H.; Altmann, S. Chem. Ber. 1994, 127, 2285-2296: "Enantioselective Catalysis 90. Optically Active Nitrogen Ligands with Dendrimeric Structure"

DNAzymes

Lerner, L.; Roupioz, Y.; Ting, R.; Perrin, D. M. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2002, 124, 9960-9961: "Toward an RNaseA Mimic: A DNAzyme with Imidazoles and Cationic Amines"

Flexizyme

Ramaswamy, K.; Saito, H.; Murakami, H.; Shiba, K.; Suga, H. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2004, 126, 11454-11455: "Designer Ribozymes: Programming the tRNA Specificity into Flexizyme"

Gelozymes

Fadnavis, N. W.; Radhika, K. R.; Madhuri, K. V. Tetr. Asymm. 2004, 15, 549-553: "'Gelozymes' in Organic Synthesis. (Part 3): Lipase Mediated Synthesis of Enantiomerically Pure (R)- and (S)-Enantiomers of 2-Acetoxy-4-phenyl-(E)-but-3-enenitrile"

Leadzymes

Wedekind, J. E.; McKay, D. B. Biochemistry 2003, 42, 9554-9563: "Crystal Structure of the Leadzyme at 1.8 Resolution: Metal Ion Binding and the Implications for Catalytic Mechanism and Allo Site Ion Regulation"

Nanozymes

Wei, H.; Wang, E. Chem. Soc. Rev. 2013, 42, 6060-6093,: "Nanomaterials with Enzyme-like Characteristics (Nanozymes): Next-Generation Artificial Enzymes"

Protozymes

Bolon, D. N.; Mayo, S. L. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 2001, 98, 14274-14279: "Enzyme-like Proteins by Computational Design"

Ribozymes

Doherty, E. A.; Doudna, J. A. Ann. Rev. Biophys. Biomolec. Struc. 2001, 30, 457-475: "Ribozyme Structures and Mechanisms"

Spiroligozymes

Kheirabadi, M.; Celebi-Olcum, N.; Parker, M. F. L.; Zhao, Q.; Kiss, G.; Houk, K. N.; Schafmeister, C. E. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012,134, 18345-18553: "Spiroligozymes for Transesterifcations: Design and Relationship of Structure to Activity"

Synzymes

Hollfelder, F.; Kirby, A. J.; Tawfik, D. S. J. Org. Chem. 2001, 66, 5866-6874: "On the Magnitude and Specificity of Medium Effects in Enzyme-like Catalysts for Proton Transfer"

Theozymes

Tantillo, D. J.; Chen, J. G.; Houk, K. N. Curr. Op. Chem. Biol. 1998, 2, 743-750: "Theozymes and Compuzymes: Theoretical Models for Biological Catalysis"

Thermozymes

Bruins, M. E.; Janssen, A. E. M.; Boom, R. M. Appl. Biochem. Biotech. 2001, 90, 155-186: "Thermozymes and Their Applications - A Review of Recent Literature and Patents"

Zeozymes

Hutchings, G. J. Chem. Commun. 1999, 301-306: "New Approaches to Rate Enhancement in Heterogeneous Catalysis"

 

 

 

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