Amino Acids.txt

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  1. Name the four groups of Amino Acids
    1. Nonpolar (Hydrophobic)

    2. Polar (Hydrophilic)

    3. Negatively charged & Hydrophilic

    4. Positively charged & Hydrophilic
  2. List all of the hydrophobic Amino Acids
    • 1. Glycine
    • 2. Alanine
    • 3. Valine
    • 4. Leucine
    • 5. Isoleucine
    • 6. Methionine
    • 7. Phenylalanine
    • 8. Tryptophan
    • 9. Proline
  3. Name the polar, non charged Amino Acids
    • 1. Serine
    • 2. Threonine
    • 3. Cysteine
    • 4. Tyrosine
    • 5. Asparagine
    • 6. Glutamine
  4. Name the polar, negatively charged Amino Acids
    • 1. Aspartic Acid
    • 2. Glutamic Acid
  5. Name the polar, positively charged Amino Acids
    • 1. Lysine
    • 2. Arginine
    • 3. Histidine
  6. What are the two Amino Acids that contain sulfur?
    Cysteine & Methionine
  7. Name the three Amino Acids that can be phosphorylated.
    • 1. Serine
    • 2. Threonine
    • 3. Tyrosine
  8. What are the codes for Glycine?
    • G
    • Gly
  9. What are the codes for Alanine?
    • A
    • Ala
  10. What are the codes for Valine?
    • V
    • Val
  11. What are the codes for Leucine?
    • L
    • Leu
  12. What are the codes for Isoleucine?
    • I
    • Ile
  13. What are the codes for Methionine?
    • M
    • Met
  14. What are the codes for Phenylalanine?
    • F
    • Phe
  15. What are the codes for Tryptophan?
    • W
    • Trp
  16. What are the codes for Proline?
    • P
    • Pro
  17. What are the codes for Serine?
    • S
    • Ser
  18. What are the codes for Threonine?
    • T
    • Thr
  19. What are the codes for Cysteine?
    • C
    • Cys
  20. What are the codes for Tyrosine?
    • Y
    • Tyr
  21. What are the codes for Asparagine?
    • N
    • Asn
  22. What are the codes for Glutamine?
    • Q
    • Gln
  23. What are the codes for Aspartic Acid?
    • D
    • Asp
  24. What are the codes for Glutamic Acid?
    • E
    • Glu
  25. What are the codes for Lysine?
    • K
    • Lys
  26. What are the codes for Arginine?
    • R
    • Arg
  27. What are the codes for Histidine?
    • H
    • His
  28. What is the approximate mass of an Amino Acid?
    110 daltons
  29. Name the following Amino Acids:
    S
    E
    H
    L
    • Serine
    • Glutamic Acid
    • Histidine
    • Leucine
  30. Name the following Amino Acids:
    R
    A
    T
    D
    • Arginine
    • Alanine
    • Threonine
    • Aspartic Acid
  31. Name the following Amino Acids:
    K
    G
    P
    Q
    • Lysine
    • Glycine
    • Proline
    • Glutamine
  32. Name the following Amino Acids:
    V
    N
    C
    W
    • Valine
    • Asparagine
    • Cysteine
    • Tryptophan
  33. Name the following Amino Acids:
    I
    M
    Y
    F
    • Isoleucine
    • Methionine
    • Tyrosine
    • Phenylalanine

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Amino Acids.txt
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A list of the amino acids
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