Amino Acids

Amino Acids

Amino acids and information on them and their use. The most common amino acids. Everything about amino acids.
ValineAmino AcidsValine
11 Feb.
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AlanineAmino AcidsAlanine
29 Jan.
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Arginine
Arginine
19 Jan.
Arginine is a valuable amino acid that the body can synthesize on its own. Arginine is needed to carry out a number of physiological processes.
Phenylalanine
Phenylalanine
18 Jan.
Phenylalanine is an essential amino acid. This amino acid is used by the body to build proteins. Phenylalanine is one of the major neurotransmitters - ...
Tyrosine
Tyrosine
15 Jan.
Tyrosine is a nonessential amino acid that is part of the composition of proteins in the human body. Tyrosine maintains normal function of the thyroid, ...
Serine
Serine
13 Jan.
Serine is a nonessential amino acid, synthesized in the body on a glycine base, which requires large quantities of folic acid, vitamin B3 and vitamin B6. As ...
Threonine
Threonine
12 Jan.
Threonine is an essential amino acid that helps maintain protein balance in the body. Threonine is used in the central nervous system, heart, skeletal muscles.
Proline
Proline
11 Jan.
Proline is a nonessential amino acid, needed to create collagen. Proline can be synthesized by glutamic acid. Since it is nonessential, this means that ...
Keratin
Keratin
02 Dec.
Keratin is a very strong protein, and the main component of hair, skin, nails and teeth. The amino acids that combine to form keratin possess several unique ...
Aspartic Acid
Aspartic Acid
27 Nov.
Aspartic acid is needed to maintain balance in the central nervous system. Aspartic acid protects against excessive nervousness or lethargy.
Lysine
Lysine
20 Nov.
Lysine plays a role in building every single type of protein. Lysine aids in the production of hormones, enzymes and antibodies and helps form collagen and ...
Leucine
Leucine
13 Nov.
Leucineis an essential amino acid, which provides numerous health benefits. Leucine is 1 of 3 branched-chain amino acids, written BCAA for short. The ...