1930-1940 popular as dentures and for
1960’s UK surgeon (Charnley)
introduced PMMA as “bone cement”
for fixation of total joint devices
Also known as lucite or plexiglass
Proteins & Proteomics
Peptides vs. Polypeptides vs. Proteins
What's the difference ?
All consist of . . .
Linear polymers of amino acids joined together
via peptide bonds between their α-carboxyl
and α-amino groups, but .