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Tertiary Structure

  • Definition: For a protein, the three-dimensional configuration formed by bonds between side groups of amino acids located in different regions of a polypeptide chain. The disulfide bond between two cysteine amino acids is a common example.

    Source: Hickman, C.P., et al. 2011. Integrated Principles of Zoology. Fifteenth Edition. McGraw-Hill Higher Education.

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