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Tay Sach disease
Enzyme deficient _______
Lipid accumulating ________

Hexosaminidase A
GM2 ganglioside

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Gaucher's disease
Enzyme deficient _______
Lipid accumulating ________

B-Glucosidase
Cerebroside / Glucosyl ceramide

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Niemann-Pick disease
Enzyme deficient _______
Lipid accumulating ________

Sphingomyelinase
Sphingomyelin

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Farber's disease
Enzyme deficient _______
Lipid accumulating ________

Ceramidase
Ceramide

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Sphingosine + Fatty Acid

Ceramide

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Ceramide + Glucose/Galactose (sugar)

Cerebroside

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Ceramide + Oligosaccharide

Globoside

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Ceramide + N-acetylneuramic acid

Ganglioside

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Ceramide + Sulfated Galactose

Sulfatide

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Alipathic side chains

Alanine
Leucine
Isoleucine
Valine
Glycine
(ALIpathic is Very Good)

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Hydroxylic Group of AA

Serine
Threonine
Tyrosine
(HydroxSTYlic group)

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AA with sulfur atoms

Cysteine
Methionine

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With Aromatic Side chains

Histidine
TWyptophan
tYrosine
F(ph)enylalanine
(His WYF has an aroma)

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AA with basic grps

aRginine
(K-symbol for) Lysine
Histidine

(BASilisk Rurouni Kenshin Himura)

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AA with acidic groups


GlutamatE
Aspartic aciD

(AcEDic side chains

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AA with Uncharged Polar side chains

argiNine
Cysteine
tYrosine
Q(Glut)tamine
Threonine
Serine
(No Charge Yet Queue To Solvent)

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Heme is a product of what amino acid?

Glycine

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Amino acids conjugated to bile acid

Glycine
Cysteine forming Taurine

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Thymine is a product of what amino acid?

Serine

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GABA is a product of what amino acid?

Glutamate

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Thioethanolamine of CoA is a product of what amino acid?

Cysteine

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Histamine is a product of what amino acid?

Histidine

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Nitric oxide is a product of what amino acid?

Arginine

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Creatinine and Creatine are products of what amino acid?

Creatinine - Arginine
Creatine - Glycine

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Serotonin is a product of what amino acid?

Tryptophan

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Thyroid hormones are products of what amino acid?

Tyrosine

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Catecholamines are products of what amino acid?

Tyrosine

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Melanin and Melatonin are products of what amino acid?

Melanin - Tyrosine
Melatonin - Tryptophan

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NAD and NADP are products of what amino acid?

Tryptophan