Types of proteins

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  • Types of proteins
    • Globular
      • Insulin
        • Hormone in regulation of blood control
      • Compact
      • Water soluble
      • Spherical
      • Chemical reactions, immunity contractions.
      • Formed at tertiary
    • Conjugated
      • Globular proteins that produce a prosthetic group.
      • Haemoglobin
        • Quaternary. Can pick up Oxygen.
      • Catalase
        • Enzyme
          • Prevents Hydrogen Peroxide building up.
    • Fibrous
      • Long, insoluble
      • Formed at primary
      • Repetitive
      • Keratin
        • Disulphide bonds between molecules
          • Strong, insoluble.
      • Elastin
        • Quaternary, strong
          • Flexible and strong
      • Collagen
        • Strong, rope-like structure, polypeptides wound together.
          • Skin

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