GCE CIE BIOL - Protein Structure and Types of Bonding
Chapter 2 Biological Molecules
2.3.b Explain the meaning of the terms primary structure, secondary structure, tertiary structure and quaternary structure of proteins and describe the types of bonding (hydrogen, ionic, disulfide and hydrophobic interactions) that hold these molecules in shape.
TYPES OF BONDING
Bonds play an important role in maintaining the precise shape of a protein. There are four types of bonding that are important in protein structure:
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