Research chemical reactions in healthcare. On the basis of your research, respond to the following:
What is the difference between biochemical, pharmaceutical, and diagnostic chemical reactions?
What is a specific example that exists for each and why might they be important to healthcare professionals?
List a balanced chemical equation for each and explain how it is used in your example above.
Research catalysts and how they work. On the basis of your research, respond to the following:
Identify the two important classes of catalysts and describe the difference between each.
Choose a catalyst that exists in the human body. Explain its importance and how it works.
Analyze the chemical reactions that take place when a biological catalyst combines with a reactant (substrate) to form an unstable intermediate.