Amino acids are the building blocks of the proteins in living organisms. This data set focuses on the 20 amino acids required by humans to live. Every protein in our bodies is comprised of these amino acids!
a data set by Sugarcane
created October 20, 2015
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|Amino Acid||Three Letter Code||One Letter Code||Picture||Side chain|
|Asparagine||Asn||N||Polar, not charged|
|Aspartic Acid||Asp||D||Polar, acidic|
|Cysteine||Cys||C||Polar, not charged|
|Glutamic Acid||Glu||E||Polar, acidic|
|Glutamine||Gln||Q||Polar, not charged|
|Serine||Ser||S||Polar, not charged|
|Threonine||Thr||T||Polar, not charged|
|Tyrosine||Tyr||Y||Polar, not charged|