Unformatted text preview: are dead. Why did they die? 6. What is meant by the primary, secondary, tertiary and quaternary structure of proteins? What types(s) of bonds are involved in each of these? How is it possible to predict the secondary, tertiary and quaternary structures from the primary structure? 7. How does the structure of the R group on an amino acid affect the properties of the amino acid itself? How does it affect the ultimate structure of the protein made up of many amino acids? 8. What are the main structural features associated with a cell's nucleus? What functions are associated with them? What kinds of molecules "traffic" in and out of the nucleus? 9. How are the endoplasmic reticulum, Golgi complex, cell/plasma membrane, and lysosomes/vacuoles structurally and functionally related? How do materials move between these organelles?...
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