Organic Acidemia Association: We are a volunteer non-profit organization whose mission is to empower families and health care professionals with knowledge in organic acidemia metabolic disorders. We support early intervention through expanded newborn screening, solicit contributions and distribute funding that supports research toward improved treatment and eventual cures in the areas of Organic Acid disorders.
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Amino Acids: biologically important organic compounds made from amine (NH2) & carboxylic acid (COOH) functional groups along with a side-chain specific to each one; key elements are C, H, O, N w/ other elements in side-chains; about 500 known aa's
Building muscle requires fuel! Here is a good reference graph to assist. - Note: Best amino acids are BCAA (Branched-chain-amino-acids), L-glutamine, and make sure you are getting plenty of magnesium from your diet. (Unless you like getting cramps)
An amphoteric species is a molecule or ion that can react as an acid as well as a base.One type of amphoteric species are amphiprotic molecules,which can either donate or accept a proton Ex:amino acids and proteins, which have amine &carboxylic acid groups,&self-ionizable compounds such as water and ammonia. Amphoteric molecules that contain both acidic and basic groups will exist mostly as zwitterions in a certain pH range.The pH@which the average charge is 0 is known as the isoelectric…