Biomolecule Poster - Protein

Pranav Rajan, Alan Huo

Biomolecule Questions:

Name of biomolecule: Protein

Name of monomer: Amino Acids

Name of polymer: Protein is a polymer its self

Examples of this biomolecule: Steak, Collagen, Histones, Albumins, and Soy beans.

Functional Groups always found in this biomolecule: The two main functional groups are carboxylic acid and amines.

Common functions of this biomolecule: Repairs body tissue and generally every part of the body. They are also major sources of energy and they produce hormones that regulate the body. The form anti-bodies that protect the body from diseases.