amino acid

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5] M 2-mercaptoethanol, minimal essential medium (MEM) vitamin solution, MEM nonessential amino acid solution (all form Invitrogen), [10.
For the nonessential amino acids, glutamic acid was present in the largest amount, at 5.
It advises that soy protein is equal to animal proteins (making it suitable as a sole source of protein), and that whole grains, legumes, vegetables, seeds, and nuts contain both essential and nonessential amino acids.
Cells were grown in phenol red-free EMEM containing 2 mM glutamine, 1% nonessential amino acids, 100 U/mL antibiotics (mix of penicillin, streptomycin, and fungizone), 1 mM sodium pyruvate, and 10% fetal calf serum (Biowhittaker, Gagny, France).
Casein is considered a complete, high quality protein that contains a full complement of the essential and nonessential amino acids, although it has been overshadowed by whey in the past despite its impressive profile.