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Flashcards in Amino Acids Deck (15):
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glycine

G

Gly

non-polar

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Alanine

Ala

A

non-polar

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Valine

Val

V

non-polar

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Leucine

Leu

L

non-polar

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Isoleucine

Ile

I

non-polar

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Phenylalanine

Phe

F

non-polar

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Tryptophan

Trp

W

non-polar

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Methionine

Met

M

non-polar

 

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Proline

Pro

P

non-polar

side chain is covalently attached to amine group, forming a rigid, not aromatic, ring > limits conformaitons proline can adopt in nature

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Serine

Ser

S

polar, alcohol

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Tyrosine

Tyr

Y

polar, alcohol

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Threonine

Thr

T

polar, alcohol

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Asparagine

Asn

N

polar, amide

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Glutamine

Gln

Q

polar, amide

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