A 35-year-old member asked:
how does temperature affect our body's enzymes?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Clarence Grim answered
56 years experience Endocrinology
Temp: All enzymes go faster as temperature rises. But if too high the coagulate and you die as in heat stroke.
Answered on Nov 27, 2017
Dr. Andrew Seibert answered
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Enzymes.: As part of the homeostasis of the body, enzymes are designed to work well in a small temperature range. Above or below that small range, the enzymes do not work well, and sometimes they do not work at all. Hope that helps.
Answered on Jun 8, 2017
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