Results for: Amino-acid

What in amino acids?

Amino acids are the basic building blocks (monomers) of proteins. Two amino acids joined together by peptide bonds forms a dipeptide. Many amino acids in a chain form a polype (MORE)

Is amino acid a nucleic acid?

No, definitely not. An amino acid is a building block, a constituent, the base unit of polypeptides and thus of proteins. There are 20 different amino acids (valine, lysine, (MORE)

Why amino acid called alpha amino acid?

The variable R group of each amino acid is attached to the carbon alpha to, or immediately adjacent to, the carbon bearing the carboxylic acid functionality.
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Where do you get your amino acids?

  Amino acids are the chemical units or "building blocks" of the body that make up protein. Proteins make up the bulk of cell structure and act as enzymes for catalzing ce (MORE)

Stocks 101: Learn Stock Market Basics

The stock market is one of the more intimidating subjects in all of personal finance. You may want to get into the stock market, but are hesitant because you don't understand (MORE)

What does the c in iPhone 5c mean?

Some people say that the 'c' stands for cheap, because the iPhone 5  is made out of plastic (polycarbonate frame reinforced with steel).  There is no answer to what the 'c' (MORE)

Which i phone is better 5s or 5c?

The iPhone 5s has a metal housing while the iPhone 5c has a plastic  case. There are minor variations in quality of parts, but overall,  the 5s is likely the better phone.
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What are the differences between an iPhone 5 and a 5C?

An iPhone 5c is 0.7 ounces heavier than an iPhone 5. The 5c comes  in green, yellow, pink, blue and white while the 5 only comes in  black and white. The 5c has a better bat (MORE)
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Where is the amino group in the amino acid?

The amino group is the NH2 shown in the image above, the opposite  end is the triple bonded nitrogen, and the "R" is the sidegroup  that determines which amino acid this is (MORE)

How do you fix your iPhone 5c when you can hear the sound but can not see the screen?

First thing to do when there is a problem is to perform a Hard  Reset. Do this by holding the Power button and the Home button at  the same time until the Apple logo shows. (MORE)