Vocabulary List #2

Primary structure of a protein a proteins specific

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Unformatted text preview: primary structure (of a protein) - a protein's specific sequence of linked amino acids. - the aspects of a protein's three-dimension tertiary structure (of a protein) and with the surrounding water medium. shape determined by interactions among the variable groups in the same chain with each other enzyme - any protein that acts as a catalyst for a specific chemical reaction. permease - any protein that aids in the movement of a specific type of molecule across a cell membrane. - the enzyme that, in association with an existing single-sided DNA molecule being used as a template to position different DNA polymerase deoxyribonucleotides, catalyzes the linking of one deoxyribonucleotide to another (forming DNA). the enzyme RNA polymerase -ribonucleotidethat, in association with DNA being used as a template to position different ribonucleotides, catalyzes the linking of one to another (forming RNA). gene - any segment of a DNA molecule that is transcribed. a segment of two-sided DNA molecule promoter -Promoters designate the start of genes....
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