- Created by: katiepiggott
- Created on: 14-04-15 14:16
protiens are polymers made up of monomers called amino acids.
The amino acids are joined together by a condensation reaction and broken apart by a hydrolysis reaction.
The bond that joins them is called a peptide bond, when two amino acids join a dipeptide molecule and a molecule of water is produced.
Amino acid structure:
The R group determinds the amino acid produced.
This is a sequence…