Concept #1: Best Way to Memorize Amino Acid Three Letter Codes

Practice: Match the amino acids to their appropriate 3-letter-code.

1. Gln               2. Ile                 3. Glu               4. Trp                5. Asn               6. Leu 

Asparagine ____            Glutamate ____             Leucine ____              

Glutamine ____             Isoleucine ____           Tryptophan ____

Practice: Convert the following amino acids into their 3-letter codes: Glycine, Isoleucine, Valine, Tryptophan, Proline.