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1. Amide linkage
This is a carboxylic acid containing an amino group (-NH2). In an alpha amino acid, the amino group is attached to the carbon atom directly beside the carboxyl group.

2. Amino group
An -NH2 group. Organic compounds which have this group are called amine s.

3. Amino sugar
A monosaccharide in which one or more of its hydroxyl groups has been replaced with an amino group.

4. Amino sugars
A monosaccharide , or simple sugar, which has been modified into an amine by the replacement of a hydroxyl group (an -OH group) with an amino group (an -NH2 group).

5. Amino terminal (amino terminus)
The end of a polypeptide chain with the unattached amino group (-NH2 group). Each amino acid in the chain has an amino group on one side (which is attached to the carboxyl group (a -COOH group) of the previous amino acid) and a carboxyl group on the other side (which is attached to the amino group of the next amino acid). The other end of the polypeptide chain is called the carboxyl terminal .

6. Amino-terminal residue
The only amino acid residue in a polypeptide chain that has a free alpha-amino group; it defines the amino terminus of the polypeptide.

7. Aminotransferase (transaminase)
An enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of amino groups from alpha-amino to alpha-keto acids.

8. Carboxyl terminal (carboxyl terminus)
The end of a polypeptide chain with the unattached carboxyl group (a -COOH group). Each amino acid in the middle of the chain has an amino group (a -NH2 group) on one side (which is attached to the carboxyl group of the previous amino acid) and a carboxyl group on the other side (which is attached to the amino group of the next amino acid). The other end of the polypeptide chain is called the amino terminal .

9. Deaminase (aminohydrolase, deamidase)
An enzyme which removes amino group s from compounds, producing ammonia in the process.

10. DNA glycosylase
A DNA repair enzyme which recognizes and removes nitrogenous base s in the DNA molecule that have lost an amino group , leaving a hole that then undergoes further repair.


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