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Proteins


C, H, N, O, S, Peptide bonds

FUNCTION: energy repair/growth, enzymes (catalyst)


MONOMERS: amino acids (20)


POLYMERS: dipeptide, polypeptide, meat, eggs, nuts, Dairy, soy

Nucleic acid


Phosphodiester bonds

FUNCTION: genetic info DNA and RNA


MONOMERS: nucleotides


POLYMERS: DNA and RNA

Lipids


saturated C-C


unsaturated C=C


Ester Bonds

FUNCTION: energy, storage, cell membrane, component, insulation, protection MONOMERS: fatty acids and glycerol


POLYMERS: adipose, oils, wax, fats

Carbohydrates


C, H, O


Glycosidic linkage

FUNCTION: quick energy


MONOMERS: monosaccharides, glucose, galactose, fructose POLYMERS: polysaccharides, disaccharides, cellulose, potato, bread, grains