1_proteinstructure-1 - "It is the pervading law of all...

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"It is the pervading law of all things organic and inorganic, Of all things physical and metaphysical, Of all things human and all things super-human, Of all true manifestations of the head, Of the heart, of the soul, That the life is recognizable in its expression, That form ever follows function. This is the law.” -- Louis Sullivan, 1896
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Definition of a chiral molecule
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L-amino acid D-amino acid Amino acids are chiral
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Which of the following is a typical pK a value for the H 3 N + - group in an α -amino acid? a) 1 b) 5 c) 7 d) 9 Quick Quiz Quick Quiz
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Peptide Bond Isomers trans cis
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Definition of phi and psi angles
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N C α C = O R H H Phi angles 0 O phi angle N C α R H H +60 O phi angle N C α R H H -60 O phi angle N C α R H H (+/-)180 O phi angle N C O C α C H O R
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Example of unfavorable phi and psi angles
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Ramachandran Plots
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Ramachandran Plots
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This note was uploaded on 03/16/2010 for the course BIOC 100B taught by Professor Sethrubin during the Winter '10 term at University of California, Santa Cruz.

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