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Flashcards in properties #2 Deck (21):
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glycine

imino acid, nonpolar, aliphatic

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alanine

nonpolar, aliphatic

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proline

nonpolar, aliphatic

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valine

nonpolar, aliphatic, w/ branched side chain

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leucine

nonpolar, aliphatic, w/ branched side chain

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isoleucine

nonpolar, aliphatic

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serine

polar, uncharged

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threonine

polar, uncharged

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asparagine

polar, uncharged

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glutamine

polar, uncharged

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methionine

nonpolar, uncharged, w/ sulfur-containing R group

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cysteine

polar, uncharged, w/ sulfur-containing R group

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aspartate

acidic, negative charge at physiologic pH

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glutamate

acidic, negative charge at physiologic pH

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lysine

basic, positive charge at physiologic pH

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arginine

basic, positive charge at physiologic pH

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histidine

basic, positive charge at physiologic pH

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phenylalanine

nonpolar, aromatic

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tyrosine

polar, aromatic (has OH group)

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tryptophan

nonpolar, aromatic

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which AAs can be phosphorylated?

serine, threonine, and tyrosine