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(Science: amino acid, physiology) The simplest amino acid. It is a common residue in proteins, especially collagen and elastin and is not optically active.

It is also a major inhibitory neurotransmitter in spinal cord and brainstem of vertebrate central nervous system.

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Two-color in situ help

... at 65C overnight. I use anti-Digoxigenin-POD for the first antibody reaction, coupling it with cy3 (red) for the TSA reaction. Then I use PH2.2 Glycine + tween20 to disable the first AB and wash many times. Then I add the second AB, anti-Fluorescein-POD, and couple it with fluorescein TSA....No ...

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by vastgenome
Thu Feb 14, 2013 5:00 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Two-color in situ help
Replies: 3
Views: 1620

Re: how to memorize the amino acid

... memorize them is just drill, but I will give you a hint, which our prof gave us. Look on the amino acids as on derivatives of alanine, instead of glycine. Glycine is of course an exception. Proline as well, since it is an imino acid. Alanine is the "basic" amino acid. Now, serine and ...

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by JackBean
Thu Feb 09, 2012 9:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: how to memorize the amino acid
Replies: 4
Views: 4345

amino acid metabolism

How are amino acids synthesized and broken down to TCA cycle intermediates?(i know the synthesis and breakdown of glycine ,phenylalanine and lysine....but i dont know how to represent this answer...please help.)

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by APmicro
Sun Jun 19, 2011 3:27 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: amino acid metabolism
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Views: 1342

solubility of tripeptides

... tripeptides (only one) would be most likely to be soluble in an organic (hydrophobic) solvent like benzene. Explain. N - phenylalanine - alanine - glycine – C N - leucine - alanine - lysine – C N - proline - phenylalanine - alanine – C N - arginine - lysine – proline – C N - glutamine - asparagine ...

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by Hudson
Fri Jan 07, 2011 1:37 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: solubility of tripeptides
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Views: 4011

Bio questions, help please

... be an isomer of the 5c chain? explain expalin explain. 4. construct the glyceral molecule- is this a simple carbohydrate? explain explain 5. does glycine exist in D and L forms. explain explain (refering to amino acids) 6. Why is sucrose a non-reducing disaccharide? explain explain 7. would you ...

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by Rinatachka
Tue Jul 27, 2010 3:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bio questions, help please
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