Amino Acids

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    • Alanine
    • Ala, A
    • alkyl chain
    • Neutral
    • non-polar
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    • Arginine
    • Arg, R

    • Basic (Positive charge)
    • Polar
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    • Asparagine
    • Asn, N
    • Amide R group
    • Neutral
    • Polar
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    • Aspartic Acid
    • Asp, D
    • C - Carboxyl R group
    • Acidic (negative charge)
    • polar
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    • Cysteine
    • Cys, C
    • Carbon - Sulfer
    • Neutral
    • Slightly polar
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    • Glutamic Acid
    • Glu, E
    • C-C - carboxyl R group
    • Acidic (negative charge)
    • polar
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    • Glutamine
    • Gln, Q
    • C-C- amide R group
    • Neutral
    • polar
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    • Glycine
    • Gly, G
    • H for R
    • Neutral
    • non-polar
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    • Histidine
    • His, H
    • five ring with two N
    • Basic (positive charge)
    • polar
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    • Isoleucine
    • Ile, I
    • iso- (not sec-)
    • Neutral
    • non-polar
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    • Leucine
    • Leu, L
    • (looks like isobutyl)
    • Neutral
    • non-polar
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    • Lysine
    • Lys, K
    • C-C-C-C- amine
    • basic (positive charge)
    • polar
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    • Methionine
    • Met, M
    • C-C-Sulfur -C
    • Neutral
    • non-polar
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    • Phenyl-alanine
    • Phe, F
    • Phenyl
    • Neutral
    • non-polar
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    • Proline
    • Pro, P
    • ring with itself
    • Neutral
    • non-polar
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    • Serine
    • Ser, S
    • C- hydroxyl in R
    • Neutral
    • polar
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    • Threonine
    • Thr, T
    • C-C Hydroxyl in R
    • Neutral
    • polar
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    • Tryptophan
    • Trp, W
    • Five ring six ring
    • Neutral
    • non-polar
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    • Tyrosine
    • Tyr, Y
    • ring - hydroxyl
    • Neutral
    • polar
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    • Valine
    • Val, V
    • (looks like iso-propyl)
    • Neutral
    • non-polar

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Summation69
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Amino Acids
Updated:
2013-07-02 04:13:47
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20 amino acids w/ charge and acidity.
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