GENETICS Terms Amino Acid Glycine

 

- Info:

- Glycine chemical formula is C2H5NO2.

- Glycine is non-essential amino acid which means that humans can synthesise it.

- Glycines 'R' group contains single hydrogen atom H making glycine the most simple amino acid.

- Glycine interactive 3D model can be found at http://www.biotopics.co.uk/JmolApplet/glycinejdisplayhalos.html.

- Glycine 3D model was taken from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Glycine-3D-balls.png.