Enzyme vs Methyltransferase - What's the difference?

enzyme | methyltransferase |


As nouns the difference between enzyme and methyltransferase

is that enzyme is (biochemistry) a globular protein that catalyses a biological chemical reaction while methyltransferase is (enzyme) any enzyme that catalyzes transmethylation.

enzyme

English

(wikipedia enzyme)

Noun

(en noun)
  • (biochemistry) A globular protein that catalyses a biological chemical reaction.
  • Derived terms

    * adaptive enzyme * apoenzyme * coenzyme * haloenzyme * holoenzyme * ribozyme ----

    methyltransferase

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia methyltransferase) (en noun)
  • (enzyme) Any enzyme that catalyzes transmethylation