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Amino Acid Sequence

The order of amino acids as they occur in a polypeptide chain. This is referred to as the primary structure of proteins. It is of fundamental importance in determining PROTEIN CONFORMATION.

Year introduced: 1966

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Tree Number(s): G02.111.570.060, L01.462.750.245.667.060

MeSH Unique ID: D000595

Entry Terms:

  • Sequence, Amino Acid
  • Protein Structure, Primary
  • Primary Protein Structure
  • Primary Protein Structures
  • Protein Structures, Primary
  • Structure, Primary Protein
  • Structures, Primary Protein
  • Amino Acid Sequences
  • Sequences, Amino Acid

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