Building Blocks of Protein

Building Blocks of Protein

[Buidling Blocks of Protein] Amino acids are the building blocks of proteins. They contain carbon, hydrogen, oxygen, and nitrogen. Some amino acids also contain sulfur. These elements come together to form amino acids. All amino acids have tetrahedral carbon, which is bonded by an amino group, a carboxyl group, a hydrogen group, and an R […]

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What is Protein? How Much Protein to Build Muscle?

What is Protein? How Much Protein to Build Muscle?

You’ve probably heard it before how important it is to consume enough protein if you want to build muscle. But how does it is actually work? Protein is one of three energy sources of your body known as macronutrients, the other two being carbohydrates and fats. It is made up of little organic compounds known […]

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Protein – Structure Of Protein – What Is Protein Made Of – Structure Of Amino Acids Building Blocks

Protein – Structure Of Protein – What Is Protein Made Of – Structure Of Amino Acids Building Blocks

The structure of protein. All Proteins contain 4 elements, carbon, hydrogen, oxygen and nitrogen; however, some proteins contain phosphorus, sulfur, iron, zinc, magnesium and other trace metals. Proteins are giant macromolecules that are made up of amino acid building blocks. Amino acids can link together to form long chains, typically a protein consists of 100 […]

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