Amino Acid Sequence

Science / Biology / Amino Acid Sequence: Also known as the primary structure of a protein/polypeptide; the sequence of amino acids in a protein/polypeptide controlled by the sequence of DNA bases.

Other Words for Sequence

Sequence Noun Synonyms: succession, progression, order, series, chain, string, course, cycle, arrangement, organization, train, line, set, run, concatenation, system

Conserved Sequence

Science / Genetics / Conserved Sequence: A base sequence in a dna molecule (or an amino acid sequence in a protein) that has remained essentially unchanged throughout evolution. MORE

Methylmalonic Acidemia

Science / Genetics / Methylmalonic Acidemia: A group of conditions characterized by the inability to metabolize methylmalonic acid or by a defect in the metabolism of vitamin b12. MORE

Muriatic Acid

Business / Construction / Muriatic Acid: Commonly used as a brick cleaner after masonry work is completed. MORE

Malic Acid

Life Style / Wine / Malic Acid: One of the main contributors to the acidity of a wine. Malic acid has a sharp, green taste - rather like the tangy freshness of a green apple. Whereas this may be desirable in some white wines, in oth MORE

Linolenic Acid

Health / Vitamins / Linolenic Acid: An essential fatty acid. MORE

Nitric Acid

Science / Chemistry / Nitric Acid: A corrosive liquid with a sharp odor that acts as a strong acid when dissolved in water. Nitric acid is used to synthesize ammonium nitrate for fertilizers, and is also used in the manufacture of expl MORE