Biology - Nutrients Unit 2

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  • Nutrients
    • Carbs
      • energy storage and supply
      • structure
    • Proteins
      • structure
      • transport
      • enzymes
      • antibodies
      • most hormones
    • Lipids
      • membranes
      • energy supply
      • thermal insulation
      • protective layers/ padding
      • hormones
    • Vitamins and Minerals
      • form parts of some larger molecules
      • take part in some metabolic reactions
      • some act as coenzymes or enzymes activators
    • Nucleic Acids
      • information molecules
      • carry instructions for life
    • Water
      • takes part in many reactions
      • support in plants
      • solvent/ medium for most metabolic reactions
      • transport

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