AMINO ACID POPERTIES


AMINO ACID POPERTIES

 Amino-acid name  3-letter code  1-letter code  Structure  Properties
Alanine Ala A Ala Non-polar; Hydrophobic
Arginine Arg R Arg Positively charged (basic amino acids; non-acidic amino acids); Polar; Hydrophilic; pK=12.5
Asparagine Asn N Asn No charge (non-acidic amino acids); Polar; Hydrophilic
Aspartate Asp D Asp Negatively charged (acidic amino acids); Polar; Hydrophilic; pK=3.9
Cysteine Cys C Cys No charge (non-acidic amino acids); Non-polar; Hydrophilic
Glutamate Glu E Glu Negatively charged (acidic amino acids); Polar; Hydrophilic; pK=4.2
Glutamine Gln Q Gln No charge (non-acidic amino acids); Polar; Hydrophilic
Glycine Gly G Gly No charge (non-acidic amino acids); Non-polar; Hydrophilic
Histidine His H His Positively charged (basic amino acids; non-acidic amino acids); Polar; Hydrophilic; pK=6.0
Isoleucine Ile I Ile Non-polar; Hydrophobic
Leucine Leu L Leu Non-polar; Hydrophobic
Lysine Lys K  Lys Positively charged (basic amino acids; non-acidic amino acids); Polar; Hydrophilic; pK=10.5
Methionine Met M Met Non-polar; Hydrophobic
Phenylalanine Phe F Phe Non-polar; Hydrophobic
Proline Pro P Pro Non-polar; Hydrophobic
Serine Ser S Ser No charge (non-acidic amino acids); Polar; Hydrophilic
Threonine Thr T Thr No charge (non-acidic amino acids); Polar; Hydrophilic
Tryptophan Trp W Trp No charge; Non-polar; Hydrophobic
Tyrosine Tyr Y Tyr No charge (non-acidic amino acids); Polar; Hydrophilic
Valine Val V Val Non-polar; Hydrophobic
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