Unformatted text preview: properties of the R group. 13.Explain what determines protein conformation and why it is important. 14.Explain how the primary structure of a protein is determined. 15.Name two types of secondary protein structure. Explain the role of hydrogen bonds in maintaining secondary structure. 16.Explain how weak interactions and disulfide bridges contribute to tertiary protein structure. 17.List four conditions under which proteins may be denatured. 18.List the major components of a nucleotide, and describe how these monomers are linked to form a nucleic acid. 19.Distinguish between: a. pyrimidine and purine b. nucleotide and nucleoside c. ribose and deoxyribose d. 5’ end and 3’ end of a nucleotide 20.Briefly describe the three-dimensional structure of DNA...
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- Spring '09
- Amino Acids, Prime number, Energy storage, amino acid.