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Line structure or classic structure for AAs?

Discussion in 'MCAT Discussions' started by Mah Ambition, Aug 13, 2015.

  1. Mah Ambition

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    Should line structure of amino acid be memorized or would the classic NCC denoting just the side chain suffice?
     
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    Know the side chains.

    They all have a hydrogen, carboxylic acid, and amine group on a central carbon.
     

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