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Basic amino acids

Basic amino acid

An amino acid containing a second basic group (usually an amino group); e.g., lysine, arginine, ornithine.

Synonym: dibasic amino acid.

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Living or not? (viruses,viroids and prions).

... genome carried a lot of genes that replaced basic cellular functions, including some involved ... more, including additional genes that attach amino acids (components of proteins) onto RNAs for use in translation. ...

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by Sumanth001
Sun Dec 08, 2013 12:37 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Living or not? (viruses,viroids and prions).
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... code is translation of DNA sequence into amino acid sequence in proteins. I strongly agree. The Rosetta Stone basically was an ancient tablet we used to translate ... which can translate into words, in this case amino acids. Amino acids can be thought of as being words in ...

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by OdinsRaven
Thu May 31, 2012 7:04 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Explain why Genetic Code is called "Rosetta Stone" of life?
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Molecular gene (genome) concept scientifically untenable

... directed the synthesis of a linear sequence of amino acids, or a polypeptide, and that this process was mediated ... The finding calls into question one of the most basic assumptions of human genetics that DNA in every cell ...

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by PAWahid
Wed May 02, 2012 4:54 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Molecular gene (genome) concept scientifically untenable
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Re: how to memorize the amino acid

... a hint, which our prof gave us. Look on the amino acids as on derivatives of alanine, instead of glycine. ... well, since it is an imino acid. Alanine is the "basic" amino acid. Now, serine and cysteine are hydroxy- ...

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by JackBean
Thu Feb 09, 2012 9:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: how to memorize the amino acid
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Method preventing illnesses in the progeny

... mcg of the general nitrogen, parallel with the amino acids (in daily urine) and weight of an organism in grams: ... of things promoted occurrence of the "basic" question in philosophy "about the superiority: ...

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by valentindolzhenko
Sun Jan 08, 2012 4:26 pm
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Method preventing illnesses in the progeny
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