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Enzymes and other proteins denature at body temperatures over _____ {eq}^{\circ} {/eq}F, which is _____ {eq}^{\circ} {/eq}C.

Thermoregulation:

Thermoregulation is a homeostatic process mediated by the hypothalamus to keep the body's internal temperature within certain limits. The cells of the body function optimally within this range, and any deviances in temperature can have significant health effects.

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Enzymes and other proteins denature at body temperatures over 105.8 {eq}^{\circ} {/eq}F, which is 41 {eq}^{\circ} {/eq}C. Protein denaturation is...

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Health Effects Associated with Proteins

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Protein-energy malnutrition is a form of malnutrition brought on by an insufficient intake of protein. Learn more about the health effects associated with proteins, understand what PEM is and the risks of a high protein diet.


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