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Unformatted text preview: amino acids bind through covalent peptide bonds to make a polypeptide. Dehydration reaction between the amine group of the new amino acid and the carboxyl group on the growing polypeptide Polypeptides have a carboxy end and an amino end, made from amino carboxy In Prokaryotes: N-formyl methionine is the first amino acid in a polypeptide 13:20 13:20...
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- Fall '08
- Amino Acids, covalent peptide bonds, untranslated region, new amino acid