Average Number of Amino Acids in Human Protein

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Average Number of Amino Acids in Human Protein

Post by rikajaj » Sat Sep 15, 2007 4:38 am

What is the average size (number of amino acids) of a human protein (please give reference)?

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Post by mith » Sat Sep 15, 2007 5:40 am

61, wikipedia.com
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Post by Darby » Sun Sep 16, 2007 12:13 am

That seems extremely low.

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Post by MrMistery » Sun Sep 16, 2007 11:20 am

dave are you serious or just joking? And it's wikipedia.org
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Post by mith » Sun Sep 16, 2007 4:46 pm

I'm kidding. Wikipedia is a poor source if references are asked.
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Post by MrMistery » Sun Sep 16, 2007 7:41 pm

should have picked a bigger number to be credible.
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