Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun. 1982, 47, 3019-3026

Mass transfer in heterogeneous system enzyme-substrate; Kinetic model of enzymatic reaction in system of two immiscible liquids

František Kaštáneka, Jindřich Zahradníka and Germanico Ocampob

a Institute of Chemical Process Fundamentals, Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences, 165 02 Prague 6-Suchdol, Czechoslovakia
b Instituto Cubano de Investigaciones de los Derivados de la Cana de Azucar, La Habana, Cuba


Mathematical model is proposed enabling calculation of enzymatic reaction rates occuring in one phase of a system of two immiscible liquids under conditions of substrate and product transfer over the interphase boundary.