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1

What are the abbreviations for Alanine?

Ala, A

2

What are the abbreviations for Arginine?

Arg, R

3

What are the abbreviations for Asparagine?

Asn, N

4

What are the abbreviations for Aspartic acid?

Asp, D

5

What are the abbreviations for Asparagine/Aspartic acid?

Asx, B

6

What are the abbreviations for Cysteine?

Cys, C

7

What are the abbreviations for Glutamine?

Gln, Q

8

What are the abbreviations for Glutamic acid?

Glu, E

9

What are the abbreviations for Glutamine/Glutamic acid?

Glx, Z

10

What are the abbreviations for Glycine?

Gly, G

11

What are the abbreviations for Histidine?

His, H

12

What are the abbreviations for Isoleucine?

Ile, I

13

What are the abbreviations for Leucine?

Leu, L

14

What are the abbreviations for Lysine?

Lys, K

15

What are the abbreviations for Methionine?

Met, M

16

What are the abbreviations for Phenylalanine?

Phe, F

17

What are the abbreviations for Proline?

Pro, P

18

What are the abbreviations for Serine?

Ser, S

19

What are the abbreviations for Threonine?

Thr, T

20

What are the abbreviations for Tryptophan?

Trp, W

21

What are the abbreviations for Tyrosine?

Tyr, Y

22

What are the abbreviations for Valine?

Val, V

23

What amino acids have aliphatic side chains?

G, A, V, L, I, P

24

What seven amino acids have readily ionisable side groups?

K, Y, C, H, E, D, R