Protein structure

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What do enzymes do?
Assemble or Digest
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What are the four structures of proteins?
Primary structure, Secondary structure, Tertiary structure and Quaternary structure
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During what process are proteins synthesised?
Translation
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What is a chain of amino acids held together by?
Peptide bonds
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What are three parts of the secondary structure called?
Beta-pleated sheets, Alpha helix and a random coil of other parts of the structure that are not highly stable
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What is the quaternary structure?
The quaternary structure is the arrangement of polypeptide subunits within complex proteins made up of two or more subunits, sometimes associated with non proteic groups
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