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P?

Phenylalanine (this is NOT its normal 1 letter code of 'F')

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V

Valine

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T

Threonine

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Tim

T in 'Tim' is "Tryptophan" (normally 'W')

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I

Isoleucine

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M

Methionine

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H

Histidine

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A

Arginine (not its usual 'R')

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First L in HALL

Leucine

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Second L in 'HALL'

Lysine (normally 'K')

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What is the Mnemonic device for essential AAs?

PVT. Tim Hall

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Name, 3 letter, 1 letter. 

Polar, non-polar? Acidic? Basic?

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Serine, Ser, S

Polar only

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Name, 3 letter, 1 letter. 

Polar, non-polar? Acidic? Basic?

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Histidine, His, H

Polar, basic

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Name, 3 letter, 1 letter. 

Polar, non-polar? Acidic? Basic?

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Isoleucine, Ile, I

Non-polar

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Name, 3 letter, 1 letter. 

Polar, non-polar? Acidic? Basic?

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Leucine, Leu, L

Non-polar

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Name, 3 letter, 1 letter. 

Polar, non-polar? Acidic? Basic?

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Lysine, Lys, K

Basic, (+) charge

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Name, 3 letter, 1 letter. 

Polar, non-polar? Acidic? Basic?

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Methionine, Met, M

Non-polar

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Name, 3 letter, 1 letter. 

Polar, non-polar? Acidic? Basic? Aromatic 

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Phenylthaline, Phe, F

Non-polar, aromatic 

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Name, 3 letter, 1 letter. 

Polar, non-polar? Acidic? Basic? Aromatic?

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Threonine, Thr, T

Polar

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Tryptophan, Trp, W

Non-polar, aromatic 

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Name, 3 letter, 1 letter. 

Polar, non-polar? Acidic? Basic? Aromatic?

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Valine, Val, V

Non-polar

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Name, 3 letter, 1 letter. 

Polar, non-polar? Acidic? Basic? Aromatic?

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Alanine, Ala, A

Non-polar

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Name, 3 letter, 1 letter. 

Polar, non-polar? Acidic? Basic? Aromatic?

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Arginine, Arg, R

Basic

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Name, 3 letter, 1 letter. 

Polar, non-polar? Acidic? Basic? Aromatic?

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Asparagine, Asn, N

Polar, basic

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Name, 3 letter, 1 letter. 

Polar, non-polar? Acidic? Basic? Aromatic?

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Aspartic Acid, Asp, D

Polar 

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Name, 3 letter, 1 letter. 

Polar, non-polar? Acidic? Basic? Aromatic?

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Cysteine, Cys, C

Polar

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Name, 3 letter, 1 letter. 

Polar, non-polar? Acidic? Basic? Aromatic?

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Glutamic acid, Glu, E

Acidic, polar

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Glutamine, Gln, Q

Polar, basic

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Name, 3 letter, 1 letter. 

Polar, non-polar? Acidic? Basic? Aromatic?

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Glycine, Gly, G

Non-polar

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Name, 3 letter, 1 letter. 

Polar, non-polar? Acidic? Basic? Aromatic?

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Tyrosine, Tyr, Y

Aromatic, polar

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Phenylalanine, Phe, F

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Serine, Ser, S