RFC #7 - 2 Name four functions of amino acids a Synthesize...

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ESS-3 Health and Nutrition Professor Art Gilbert Spring ‘09 Ready for Class #7 1. Name three major functions of body proteins. a. Building new tissue b. Repair and maintenance of existing tissues c. Regulatory and control functions
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Unformatted text preview: 2. Name four functions of amino acids. a. Synthesize proteins b. Provide nitrogen for non-essential amino acids c. Increase fat stores (from protein excess) d. Provide glucose (emergency or excess)...
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This note was uploaded on 04/19/2009 for the course ESS ESS 3 taught by Professor Gilbert during the Spring '09 term at UCSB.

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