Amino Acids

The flashcards below were created by user dbaith on FreezingBlue Flashcards.

  1. Hydrophobic Amino Acids
    • side chains target to membranes
    • Nonpolar (Alipathic) and Aromatic
  2. Nonpolar, Alipathic Amino Acids (6)
    Glycine, Alanine, Proline, Valine, Leucine, Isoleucine
  3. Aromatic (3)
    Phenylalanine, Tyrosine, and Tryptophan
  4. Hydrophilic Amino Acids
    • form H bonds more easily
    • Basic (Positive), Acidic (negative), sulfur-containing, and polar (uncharged)
  5. Basic (3)
    Arginine, Lysine, and Histidine
  6. Acidic (2)
    Aspartate and Glutamate
  7. Sulfur-containing (2)
    Methionine and Cysteine
  8. Polar, uncharged (4)
    Asparagine, Glutamine, Serine, and Threonine
Author:
dbaith
ID:
314383
Card Set:
Amino Acids
Updated:
2016-01-20 19:37:24
Tags:
MTC NEOMED
Folders:

Description:
Amino acids for MTC
Show Answers: