O-chem glossary (5)

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O-chem glossary (5)
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  1. secondary structure
    the arrangement in space of a protein long chain. e.g. an alpha-helix structure
  2. tertiary structure
    the overall shape of a protein
  3. disulfide linkage
    when the two -SH groups on two cysteines react to form a S-S bond. This is particularly useful in stabilizing the tertiary structure of many proteins
  4. denaturation
    breaking down the 3D structure of proteins
  5. monosaccharides
    aldehydes or ketones that contain several -OH substituents
  6. glycoside linkage
    a C-O-C bond between monosaccharide rings, forming a disaccharide or polysaccharide.

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