anonymous user


Definition of amino acid?

Topics: ReferenceDefinitionsGenetics, Biology, Science


Jonathan Boland

An amino acid is one of the 20 building blocks of protein. The sequence of amino acids in a protein and, hence, the function of that protein are determined by the genetic code in the DNA.

Do you know the answer?

Login or Sign Up to answer this question.

Definition of amino acid?

Related Definitions Questions

See All Questions

Last Week's Popular Questions for Definitions

See All Questions