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1

All AA are in L- form except_____

glycine

BC glycine doesnt have a chiral carbon

2

All AA act as _______: able to react both as a base and as an acid.

amphoteric

3

Name the 10 essential AA

phenylalanine
valine
trytophan
threonine
isoleucine
methionine
histidine
arginine leucine
lysine

4

Ketogenic AA's?

Leucine and lysine

5

____--> tyrosin

Phenylalanine

6

. precursory for L- dopa

tyrosine

7

. L- dopa is a precursory for what three things?

Dopamine, melanin, T3/T4