Category Archives for "Biomolecules"

What are Proteins and classification of proteins?

The proteins are the cellular macromolecules most abundant constituting 60% of the dry weight of cells. They consist of one or more polypeptide chains and has a molecular weight greater than 10,000 . They have a unique and diverse structure . The polypeptide chains fold more or less heavily on themselves inducing a large number […]

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Protein Fundamental molecules are Amino acids

we are studying only about 20 amino acids, there are about six more found in the body. Many others are also known from a variety of sources. Amino acids are the building blocks used to make proteins and peptides. The different amino acids have interesting properties because they have a variety of structural parts which […]

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