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Flashcards in Amino Acids (AAs) Deck (10):
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Smallest sidechain

Glycine

2

Largest side chain

Tryptophan

3

Imino acid

Proline

4

Umami savory taste d/t

Glutamate

5

Achiral AA

Glycine

6

Site of O-linked glycosylation

Serine

7

Site of N-linked glycosylation

Asparagine

8

3 AAs in glutathione

Glycine
Glutamate
Cysteine

9

21st AA

Selenocysteine

10

pH where zwitterion is the predominant form

Isoelectric pH