protein vocab bs171

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  1. denaturation
    a process where weak bonds in proteins are damaged due to environmental changes like temperature and pH which breaks the weak bonds and alter the proteins structure and it loses its function. 
  2. Chaperonin
    protein that assists in the folding of other proteins
  3. primary structure
    linked series of amino acids that with a unique sequence
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protein vocab bs171
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