Trinity Proteins and Mutations

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  1. name 3 types of proteins?
    • Collagen
    • Insulin
    • Haemoglobin
  2. What is the job of collagen?
    This protein can be found in the walls of arteries. This makes the walls stronger.
  3. What is the job of Insulin?
    This is a hormone used to control blood glucose levels.
  4. What is the job of Haemoglobin?
    This is used to carry oxygen around the body.
  5. What is the definition of a mutation?
    Genes code for proteins. Sometimes a gene code can change.
  6. What is an enzyme?
    It is a molecules that speed up chemical reactions and work best at particular temperatures.
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Trinity Proteins and Mutations
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