25 terms

Amino Acids

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Glycine (Gly)

non polar
Alanine (Ala)

non polar
Valine (Val)

Non-polar
Proline (Pro)

Non-polar

-side-chain attaches at 2 points
Cysteine (Cys)

non-polar
Leucine (Leu)

non-polar
Isoleucine (Ile)

non-polar
Methionine (Met)

non-polar
Phenylalanine (Phe)

non-polar
Tryptophan (Trp)

non-polar
Serine (Ser)

uncharged polar
Threonine (Thr)

uncharged polar
Asparagine (Asn)

uncharged polar
Glutamine (Gln)

uncharged polar
Tyrosine (Tyr)

uncharged polar
Aspartic acid (Asp)

charged polar
Lysine (Lys)

charged polar
Glutamic acid (Glu)

charged polar
Arginine (Arg)

charged polar
Histidine (His)

charged polar
Both Lys and arg...
Are positive
Both asp and glu are...
Negative carboxylic acids
Both ser and thr...
Are aliphatic alcohols
Both ile and Val are...
Small nonpolar aliphatic chains that are branched at the beta carbon
Both phe and tyr...
Contain one six-membered aromatic ring