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What are the basic building blocks of polypeptides?
June 01, 2009 3:08AM
I search polypeptides at Wikipedia.org, "The World's Encyclopedia" and got the Related Link below.
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Peptides (from the Greek πεπτίδια, "small digestibles") are short polymers formed from the linking, in a defined order, of α-amino acids. The link between one amino acid residue and the next is known as an amide bond or a peptide bond.