peptide linkage

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the primary linkage of all protein structures


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All of these are the polymers of amino acids and associated with NH2 and acid sites and have peptide linkage which may be a site of the reaction.
The reactions of amino acids, peptides and proteins may involve the formation of peptide or degradation of the peptide linkage which is catalyzed by acids or bases [50-53].
In accordance with the IFCC protocol, peptide linkages C-terminal to the glutamic acid residues in Hb components in the hemolysates were cleaved with endoproteinase Glu-C (Sigma-Aldrich) (1).
Protein: Any of a class of high molecular weight polymer compounds composed of a variety of [Alpha]-amino acids joined by peptide linkages.