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What are the building blocks of proteins?

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What are the building blocks of proteins?

A Chain of Molecules

Proteins are complex molecules found in the cells of living things and play many different roles in helping keep them alive. They might seem pretty small, but in fact that are made out of chains of even smaller units.

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Proteins are complicated structural molecules that play many different roles in a living organism. Each protein molecule is comprised of a long chain...

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How Amino Acids Form Protein

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Amino acids are the building blocks of proteins. Learn about the basic structure of an amino acid and how the molecules bond together through peptide bonds using a process called a dehydration synthesis reaction.


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