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Flashcards in Amino Acids Deck (20):
1

Name this Amino Acid, 3 letter abbreviation, pKa, and Category

Glycine; Gly; n/a; hydrophobic

2

Name this Amino Acid, 3 letter abbreviation, pKa, and Category

Alanine, Ala, n/a, Hydrophobic

3

Name this Amino Acid, 3 letter abbreviation, pKa, and Category

Valine; Val; n/a; Hydrophobic

4

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Leucine; Leu; n/a; Hydrophobic

5

Name this Amino Acid, 3 letter abbreviation, pKa, and Category

Isoleucine; Ile, n/a, Hydrophobic

6

Name this Amino Acid, 3 letter abbreviation, pKa, and Category

Phenylalanine; Phe; n/a; Aromatic

7

Name this Amino Acid, 3 letter abbreviation, pKa, and Category

Tryptophan; Trp; n/a; Aromatic

8

Name this Amino Acid, 3 letter abbreviation, pKa, and Category

Tyrosine; Tyr; 10.46; Aromatic

9

Name this Amino Acid, 3 letter abbreviation, pKa, and Category

Histidine; His; 6.04; Basic

10

Name this Amino Acid, 3 letter abbreviation, pKa, and Category

Serine; Ser; n/a; Hydrophilic

11

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Threonine; Thr; n/a; Hydrophilic

12

Name this Amino Acid, 3 letter abbreviation, pKa, and Category

Methionine; Met; n/a; Hydrophobic

13

Name this Amino Acid, 3 letter abbreviation, pKa, and Category

Cysteine; Cys; 8.37; Hydrophilic (keep in mind disulfide bridges)

14

Name this Amino Acid, 3 letter abbreviation, pKa, and Category

Aspartic Acid; Asp; 3.90; Acidic

15

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Glutamic Acid; Glu; 4.07; Acidic

16

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Asparagine; Asp; n/a; Hydrophilic

17

Name this Amino Acid, 3 letter abbreviation, pKa, and Category

Glutamine; Gln; n/a; Hydrophilic

18

Name this Amino Acid, 3 letter abbreviation, pKa, and Category

Lysine; Lys; 10.54; Basic

19

Name this Amino Acid, 3 letter abbreviation, pKa, and Category

Arginine; Arg; 12.48; Basic

20

Name this Amino Acid, 3 letter abbreviation, pKa, and Category

Proline; Pro; n/a; Hydrophobic