OChem 342 Schtuff for Final

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Question Answer
What is lecithin made from?A choline
What is cephalin made from?An ethanolamine
What is a sphingolipid made from?A sphingosine
What are eicosanoids?Twenty carbon alkanes that include prostaglandins
Describe chitinA structural carb. Made of chains of N-acetyl-D-glucosamine units
Describe celluloseA structural carb. Made of bundles of beta linkages.
Describe starchA storage carb. Made of both amylose and amylopectin.
What is cyanogen bromide cleavage?When Br-C=-N: SN2 reacts with the N of methionine
Describe glycogenHighly branched carb. Found in the liver and muscles. Similar to amylopectin.
What is NADH?Nicotinamide Adenine Dinucleotide. Derived from niacin, Vitamin B3. Reduced form.
What is NADPH?Nicotinamide Adenine Dinucleotide Phosphate
What is FADH2?Flavin Adenine Dicnucleotide. Derived from riboflavin, Vitamin B 2
FMNH2?Flavin Mononucleotide
What is TPP?Thiamine PyroPhosphate. Derived from thiamine, Vitamin B1
What is Biotin? A coenzyme attached to the end of a lysine side chain.
What is PLP?Pyrodoxal Phosphate. Derived from pyrodoxine
THF THF Tetrahydrofolate. Derived from folic acid.

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