Enzyme modulator

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An enzyme modulator is a type of drug which modulates enzymes. They include enzyme inhibitors and enzyme inducers. In an homogenous assay, "an enzyme modulator ... is covalently linked to the ligand which competes with free ligand from the test sample for the available antibodies."[1]

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  1. ^ Tijssen, P. (1 August 1985). Practice and Theory of Enzyme Immunoassays. Elsevier. p. 382. ISBN 9780080858845. Retrieved 22 January 2015. In the homogeneous assay, an enzyme modulator (antibody, inhibitor or receptor for the enzyme) is covalently linked to the ligand which competes with free ligand from the test sample for the available antibodies.