G know why this is an unusual signaling molecule 18 4

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Unformatted text preview: Tyr o Know importance of tetrahydrofolate §༊ Carrier of 1- C compounds 1 CH369: Learning Outcomes o Know precursor of aromatics (plants & bacteria) o Know principle behind catalysis of tryptophan synthase §༊ Channeling between 2 active sites §༊ Why beneficial o Know that synthesis of histidine is unusual and why – you do NOT need to know details of how • Neurotransmitters o Know that many are amino acid derivatives o Know that tyrosine is precursor of catecholamines o Know that tryptophan is precursor of serotonin and melatonin o Know that arginine is precursor of •NO (g) §༊ Know why this is an unusual signaling molecule 18- 4: • Amino acid catabolism o Organ where most takes place (liver) o Classifications of amino acids as glucogenic or...
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