Critical Organic Compounds

Critical Organic Compounds

Cabohydrates

Function -Main source of energy for living things.

Subunits- Mono=1saccharides=sugar/glucose

Elements found in them- C.arbon H.ydron O.xygen/1:2:1 ratio

Picture Resources- http://www.neocate.com/blog/understanding-food-labels-ingredient-series-carbohydrates-101/

Lipids

Function- Long term energy storage cell membranes insulation

Subunits- Fatty Acids and Glycerol

Elements- mainly C.H.O

Picture Resources-http://organiccomp.weebly.com/lipids.html

Proteins

Functions- S^3.C.D.E.T Storage, Structure, Signal, Contraction, Defence, Enzyme, Transport

Subunits- Amino Acids

Elements found in them- C.H.O.N and the N is nitrogen

Picture Resources- http://www.health.harvard.edu/blog/how-much-protein-do-you-need-every-day-201506188096

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Nucleic Acids

Functions- Our healthy -DNA information, has info to help to help make cell proteins

Subunits- Nucleotides

Elements found in them-C.H.O.M.P and the P is Phosporus

Picture Resources- http://gmopundit.blogspot.com/2012/08/frankenfood-or-crops-of-future-gaps-in.html

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