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Protein

Definition:

A large molecule composed of one or more chains of amino acids in a specific order, formed according to genetic information.

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Each protein has a unique structure and plays a specific role in the function, structure, or regulation of cells, tissues and organs. Examples are enzymes, antibodies, collagen and some hormones.

Source: GreenFacts

Related words:

Cell - DNA - Enzyme(s) - Hormone(s) - Molecule

Translation(s):

Deutsch: Protein
Español: Proteína
Français: Protéine

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