Threonine

Threonine

(Science: amino acid) The hydroxylated polar amino acid. A colorless crystalline amino acid found in protein; occurs in the hydrolysates of certain proteins; an essential component of human nutrition.One of 20 amino acids that are commonly found in proteins, this particular amino acid is soluble in water.

mrna codon- A, c, G/A/C/U

Retrieved from "http://www.biology-online.org/bodict/index.php?title=Threonine&oldid=75118"
First | Previous (Threonic acid) | Next (Threonine-trna ligase) | Last
Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page.