Valine

From The School of Biomedical Sciences Wiki
Revision as of 19:24, 6 December 2018 by 180208829 (Talk | contribs)
Jump to: navigation, search

Valine is an amino acid with a large non-polar side chain -CH(CH3)[1], with the three letter code Val and the single letter code V. It is a hydrophobic amino acid.
The codons for valine are GUU, GUC, GUA and GUG[2][3].

Valine.png

References

  1. Alberts, Bray, Hopkin, Johnson, Lewis, Raff, Roberts, Walter, 2010, Essential Cell Biology, Third Edition, New York, Garland Science
  2. Berg, Tymoczko, Stryer (2007) Biochemistry, 6th Edition, New York: W.H. Freeman and Company.
  3. Berg, J. M., Tymoczko, J. L., & Stryer, L. (2002). Biochemistry (5th ed.). New York: W.H. Freeman.

Personal tools
Namespaces
Variants
Actions
Navigation
Toolbox