Term: SBO:0000337

Name

association constant

Definition

Equilibrium constant that measures the propensity of two objects to assemble (associate) reversibly into a larger component. The association constant is usually denoted Ka and is the inverse of the dissociation constant.

Synonym(s)

MathML

<math xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1998/Math/MathML">
   <lambda>
     <bvar><ci definitionURL="http://biomodels.net/SBO/#SBO:0000338">koff</ci></bvar>
     <bvar><ci definitionURL="http://biomodels.net/SBO/#SBO:0000341">Kon</ci></bvar>
     <apply>
       <divide/>
         <ci>kon</ci>
         <ci>Koff</ci>
     </apply>
   </lambda>
</math>

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Comment

Created on February 26 2008 by Nicolas Le Novere on the request of Samuel Kerrien.

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Date of creation: 26 February 2008, 17:38
Date of last modification: 26 February 2008, 17:51

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