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how many common amino acids are there
20
who was the first to describe sickle cell anemia in 1904
james herrick
male
who passes the sickle cell trait
both parents
_____ are very specific for their molecular reaction that they catalyze
enzymes
____ bonds are stronger and harder to break
covalent
Sickle cell anemia is abnormal___
red blood cells
red blood cells transport_____
oxygen
breath
_____is an insuffiecent number of red blood cells
anemia
amino acids are monomers of ____
protein
spider web is a protein involved in ___
structure
function
An enzyme the digest proteins are called __________
protease
binding site on an enzyme for a specific substrate is called an ____ ___
active site
tendan and ligaments gain strength from an abundance of ____ _____
collagen fibers
hemoglobin is made up of ____ _____
conjugated proteins
a ____ ____ forms the amino acid group of one amino acid and the carboxyl of another amino acid
peptide bond
plasma is primarily ____ while the majority of the cells are ___ _____ ____
water; red blood cells
enzyme must have a specific size and shape to effectively bind to a specific_____
substrate