Biochemistry

Biological Molecules

Biological Molecules

Biological Molecules Monomer A monomer is a single unit of covalent bonds, which when strung together make a polymer. They ...
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Amino Acids

Amino AcidsAmino acid is a monomer.chain of amino acids form polypeptides/dipeptides Different amino acid have different R groups attached to ...
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Test for Reducing Sugars

Tests for Reducing Sugars

Biochemical test for reducing sugars: Benedict’s test A sugar that serves as a reducing agent due to its free aldehyde or ketone functional groups ...
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Enzyme

Enzymes

Enzymes Enzymes are made up of proteins, they are biological catalysts. They increase the rate of metabolic reactions. Nearly all ...
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Triglycerides

Triglycerides

Triglycerides Triglycerides are made up of 3 fatty acid chains attached to a glycerol molecule They are bonded by an ...
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ATP

ATP and Energy

ATP is a phosphorylated molecule made up of 3 parts: Adenine: A nitrogen containing Organic base Ribose: A sugar molecule ...
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ATP

ATP is a phosphorylated molecule made up of 3 parts: Adenine: A nitrogen containing Organic base Ribose: A sugar molecule ...
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Inhibitors

An Enzyme Inhibitor interferes with an enzyme on a temporary or permanent basis causing it to reduce the rate of ...
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Water

Properties of Water 2 atoms of hydrogen are covalently bonded to a molecule of oxygen, water is a polar molecule ...
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Carbohydrates

Carbohydrates Monosaccharide: Monosaccharides are the monomers which make up carbohydrates Most Simple sugar They have the same number of carbon ...
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