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# Enzymes belong to which class of compounds?

$\begin {array} {1 1} (A)\;polysaccharides & \quad (B)\;poly\: peptides \\ (C)\;polynitroheterocyclic\: compounds & \quad (D)\;hydrocarbons \end {array}$

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Human glyoxalase I. Two zinc ions that are needed for the enzyme to catalyze its reaction are shown as purple spheres, and an enzyme inhibitor called S-hexylglutathione is shown as a space-filling model, filling the two active sites.
Enzymes are large biological molecules responsible for the thousands of metabolic processes that sustain life.They are highly selective catalysts, greatly accelerating both the rate and specificity of metabolic reactions, from the digestion of food to the synthesis of DNA. Most enzymes are protein
Ans : (B)