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Flashcards in AMINO ACIDS Deck (20):
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ARGININE

ARG, R, POSITIVELY CHARGED SIDE CHAIN

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HISTIDINE

HIS, H, 'POSITIVELY CHARGED SIDE CHAIN' (SORT OF), CONTAINS PENTOSE RING

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LYSINE

LYS, K, POSITIVELY CHARGED SIDE CHAIN

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ASPARTIC ACID

ASP, D, NEGATIVELY CHARGED SIDE CHAIN

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GLUTAMIC ACID

GLU, E, NEGATIVELY CHARGED SIDE CHAIN

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SERINE

SER, S, POLAR SIDE CHAIN

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THREONINE

THR, T, POLAR SIDE CHAIN

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ASPARAGINE

ASN, N, POLAR SIDE CHAIN

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GLUTAMINE

GLN, Q, POLAR SIDE CHAIN

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CYSTEINE

CYS, C

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SELENOCYSTEINE

SEC, U, SAME STRUCTURE AS CYSTEINE REPLACING SULFUR FOR SELENIUM

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GLYCINE

GLY, G (BASIC AMINO ACID STRUCTURE) HYDROGEN R GROUP

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PROLINE

PRO, P

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ALANINE

ALA, A, METHYL R GROUP, HYDROPHOBIC SIDE CHAIN

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ISOLEUCINE

ILE, I, HYDROPHOBIC SIDE CHAIN

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LEUCINE

LEU, L, HYDROPHOBIC SIDE CHAIN

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METHIONINE

MET, M, HYDROPHOBIC SIDE CHAIN

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PHENYLALANINE

PHE, F, HYDROPHOBIC SIDE CHAIN

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TRYPTOPHAN

TRP, W, HYDROPHOBIC SIDE CHAIN

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TYROSINE

TYR, Y, HYDROPHOBIC SIDE CHAIN