Meaning of AMINO ACID in English
- AMINO ACID
Amino acids are molecules that contain at least one amine group (-NH 2 ) and at least one carboxylic acid group (-COOH). When these groups are both attached to the same carbon, the acid is an -amino acid. -amino acids are the basic building blocks of proteins.
General chemistry English glossary. Английский глоссарий общей химии. 2012