Biochemistry: Amino Acids and Proteins

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Protein folding is primarily driven by
Chemical that 'locks' Hb in T-state forcing the release of oxygen
Blood pH below _______ can result in coma and death.
Less toxic Hsp90 inhibitor that blocks ATP binding pocket
Drug that inhibits Hsp90 by binding to the ATP binding pocket
Phenylalanine (Essential or Non-Essential)
P50 of fetal Hb (mmHg)
Chemical that minimized the change in pH of a solution by binding excess H+ while also being able to release H+ if pH is low
Cysteine (Essential or Non-Essential)
Threonine (Essential or Non-Essential)
Isoleucine (Essential or Non-Essential)
The concept that upon each binding of an O2 to a heme subunit causes a higher affinity for the next O2 binding is called...
At high pH the amino acid is ______________ at both the amino and carboxyl groups.
pKa=
Asparagine (Essential or Non-Essential)
________________ regions tend to be structural and functional regions between homologous proteins.
Low pH causes the O2 binding curve to shift...
Normal range of male Hb at sea level
Methionine (Essential or Non-Essential)
Histidine (Essential or Non-Essential)
Serine (Essential or Non-Essential)
This type of breathing can cause alkalosis.
Heat shock protein family that is only involved in protein folding
Fetal Hb shifts the O2 binding curve to the....
Drug that induces erythropoesis of gamma-globin
Amino acid that forms covalent bonds between sulfers
 
Removing HCO3- ion (bicarbonate) from the blood by kidneys helps to ____________ pH.
Enzyme that assists in the formation, rearrangement and breaking of disulfide bonds
When blood pH is above _________ it is considered alkalosis
High temperature shifts the O2 binding curve...
DefinitionTerms
F Hemaglobin structure
Persistent, prolonged vomiting can result in...
Co-chaperson for Hsp60
Normal range of female Hb at sea level
The higher the altitud you to the _________ Hb your body will produce? (more/less)
Lysine (Essential or Non-Essential)
Which secondary structure is more stable?
A2 Hemoglobin structure
High pH causes the O2 binding curve to shift...
Glutamic Acid/Glutamate (Essential or Non-Essential)
Secondary structure is a result of __________________ between amino acids within a protein.
Tryptophan (Essential or Non-Essential)
A1C Hemoglobin structure
Failure of the lungs to eliminate CO2 as fast as it is produced is called
Adult Hb shifts the O2 binding curve to the...
-log[H+]=
Deoxygenated Hb has a higher affinity for H+ ions
The E. coli chaperonin system requires ________ ATP
The concept that deoxygenated Hb has a higher affinity for CO2
Blood pH must be maintained around....
The lid structure of the E. coli chaperonin system is
Proline (Essential or Non-Essential)
Aspartic Acid (Aspartate) (Essential or Non-Essential)
Similar proteins found in different organisms
A Hemaglobin structure
Removing CO2 from the blood by the lungs helps to ____________ pH
Low temperature shifts the O2 binding curve....
Heat shock protein family that is involved in protein folding, prevents aggregation and assists transport of proteins to organelles
Co-chaperone for Hsp70
Low 2,3-BPG levels shift the O2 binding curve
Functional regions of the tertiary structure are referred to as
DefinitionTerms
Sickle cell doesn't affect which Hb subunit chain?
Blood pH above ________ can result in coma and death.
Acidosis can be an indicator for.....
Hb with ferric form of iron ion can't beind oxygen. This form of Hb is called....
These help to stabilize the folding and unfolding intermediates
Alanine (Essential or Non-Essential)
The most important buffer in maintaining pH balance in the blood
High serum carbon monoxide concentration shifts O2 binding curve
When oxygen is not bound to the heme iron it is in which form? (T or R)
Hsp90 works with which other protein?
Hypoventhilation makes the blood
High 2,3-BPG levels shift the O2 binding curve....
Valine (Essential or Non-Essential)
Low serum carbon monoxide concentration shifts the O2 binding curve
P50 of adult Hb (mmHg)
Hsp70 mainly serves to
When oxygen is bound to the heme iron it is in which form? (T or R)
Which organ plays the fastest role in maintaining blood pH?
At low pH the amino acid is ______________ at both the amino and carboxyl groups.
When there are equal amounts of protonated and deprotonated acid molecules...
Leucine (Essential or Non-Essential)
When the blood pH drops below ________ it is considered acidosis
Alpha helicies are generally ______ resides long with _______ amino acids per turn
Glutamine (Essential or Non-Essential)
Glycine (Essential or Non-Essential)
Which hemoglobin state has a lower binding affinity for oxygen?
Hsp protein mutaions are known to be responsible for
Arginine (Essential or Non-Essential)
Pressure at which 50% of hemoglobin is saturated

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