Introduction. Lipids, Proteins, and Carbohydrates. Biochemistry. Biochem is the study of biological materials Compounds of biological origin Chemistry of biological processes Biological materials are primarily made up of: Lipids Proteins Carbohydrates. Lipids.
Lipids, Proteins, and Carbohydrates
R2-COO-R2’ A generic formula for a triglyceride
form of urea: ll
Chemical Structure of a common amino acid:
R1 is the organic “tail” of the amino acid