amino acids

Cracking a primordial mystery

A team of scientists has published a paper recently that looks into how amino acids formed on early Earth to birth complex life.

Ribosomes: Cast of characters

Ribosomes play a central role in protein synthesis and catalyses formation of the peptide bonds that link amino acids into a polypeptide.

All about the protein foods

Proteins are large biomolecules or macromolecules, consisting of one or more long chains of amino acids residues.