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amino acid sequences
Subject Category
S Biological Sciences
W Physical and Chemical Sciences
Definition
The order of amino acids as they occur in a polypeptide chain. This is referred to as the primary structure of proteins. It is of fundamental importance in determining protein conformation.
Definition Source
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Used For
amino acid sequence
primary protein structure
protein primary structure
protein sequences
Broader Term
molecular genetics
protein structure
Narrower Term
amino acid repeat sequences
histone code
inteins
peptide libraries
sequons
signal peptide
Related Term
genetic code
sequence analysis
sequence diversity
Spanish
secuencias de aminoácidos
Term Number
7764