Concept #1: Best Way to Memorize Amino Acid One Letter Codes
Practice: Which of the following amino acid 1-letter symbols is of phonetic origin?
Concept #2: Other Amino Acid One Letter Codes
Practice: Which 1-letter-code is unique in that it is neither the first letter of the amino acid nor phonetic in origin?
Practice: Convert the following amino acids into their 1-letter codes: Glycine, Isoleucine, Valine, Tryptophan, Proline.
Practice: Complete the amino acid abbreviation chart below from memory.
Practice: Convert the following 3-letter amino acid codes into 1-letter codes to answer the following question:
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Practice: Convert the following 3-letter amino acid codes into 1-letter codes to reveal the sentence.
Practice: Match the amino acid with the appropriate 1-letter-code.
Tyrosine ____ 1. W
Glutamine ____ 2. P
Glutamic Acid ____ 3. F
Proline ____ 4. Y
Tryptophan ____ 5. Q
Phenylalanine ____ 6. E