26 terms

Lab #1 Bio Quiz-STLCOP

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Proteo- or Prot-
Protein
Lipo- or Lip-
fatty & lipid
Saccaharo- or Sacchar-
sugar
Hydro-
water
Amylo- or Amyl-
starch
Glyco-
denotes relationships to sugars or to glycine
Phospho- or Phosph-
indicates the presense of phosphorus in a compound
De-
to remove or without
Syn-
Together
Mono-
one, single
Di-
Two
Tri-
three
Poly-
Many
-philic
loving
-phobic
hating
-lysis
breakdown or seperation
-lytic
a subs. that causes lysis. pertaining to detruction, breakdown or seperation
-ation
process of
-thesis
placing or arrangement
-ase
enzymes
-ose
carbohydrate
-gen
precursor of
Peptide
a compound of two or more amino acids. Covalently bonded to one another
Synthesis
building up or putting together
Glycogen
a carb. that is composed of branched chains of glucose and the primary storage for of carbs in the body.
Starch
a carb that is composed of branced chains of glucose and the plant equilvalent to glycogen