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A

Ala. Alanine. Neutral, non-polar.

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R

Arg. Arginine. Basic, non-polar

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N

Asn. Asparagine. Neutral, polar

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D

Asp. Aspartic Acid. Acidic, Polar

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C

Cys. Cysteine. Neutral, slightly polar. Disulfide linkages

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E

Glu. Glutamic Acid. Acidic, polar.

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Q

Gln. Glutamine. Neutral, polar.

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G

Gly. Glycine. Neutral, non-polar.

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H

His. Histidine. Basic, polar

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I

Ile. Isoleucine. Neutral, non-polar

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L

Leu. Leucine. Neutral, non-polar

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K

Lys. Lysine. Basic, polar

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M

Met. Methionine. Neutral, non-polar

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F

Phe. Phenylalanine. Neutral, non polar

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P

Pro. Proline. Neutral, non-polar

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S

Ser. Serine. Neutral, polar.

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T

Thr. Threonine Neutral, polar

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W

Trp. Tryptophan. Neutral, slightly polar.

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Y

Tyr. Tyrosine. Neutral, polar

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V

Val. Valine. Neutral, non-polar.

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Aliphatic/nonpolar

Gly, Ala, Val, Leu, Ile (Glaciers in Alaska Vanquish Leukemia by Isolation)

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Aromatic

Phenylalanine, Tyrosine, Tryptophan (Try Trippin on Phen..)

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Essential

PVT TIM HALL (Phe, Val, Thr, Trp, Ile, Met, His, *Arg, Leu, Lys) Only essential during + nitrogen imbalance

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Acidic

Asp, Glu

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Basic

Arg, Lys, His

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Hydrophilic

His, Arg, Lys (HAL)