Science Quiz / HCHS Proteins of the Human Body (Basic)

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Can you name the following proteins that play a role in the human body?

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Main component of connective tissue/Vitamin C plays a role in hydroxylation of amino acids/Triple Helix Structure
Proteins that form microfilaments/in all eukaryotic cells except nematode sperm/part of contractile apparatus in muscle cells
Highly alkaline proteins found in eukaryotic cell nuclei that package and order the DNA into nucleosomes/Chief proteins in chromatin/Influences gene regulation
Iron-containing oxygen-transport metalloprotein in the red blood cells of all vertebrates except family Channichthyidae/Makes up 96% of RBC mass
Structural material in skin and skin accessories/as tough as chitin/High amounts of cysteine used in its disulfide bridges
Protein complex that connects the cytoskeleton of a muscle fiber to the surrounding extracellular matrix through the cell membrane
Light-sensitive receptor protein involved in visual phototransduction/Found in the Rods of the Retina and is a G protein coupled receptor
Responsible for the polymerization of microtubules in the cytoskeleton
ATP dependent motor proteins that are used in muscle contractions
Regulatory protein that is found in almost all tissues of eukaryotic organisms. Discovered in 1975 by Gideon Goldstein.
Protein in connective tissue and allows many tissues in the body to resume their shape after stretching or contracting/skin returns to original position
Also known as EGFLAM/Plays an important role in the ineractions between photoreceptor ribbon synapse and bipolar dendrites/named after a small electric mouse

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