Protein structure and functions

United States, 1972

Film
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The film shows that life requires protein as a structure to maintain it and as a catalyst for the system of chemical reactions necessary for life. Shows the molecular structure of protein and its function. Presents protein as a polymer of amino acids and shows that amino acid side chains determine the structural configuration and chemical or enzymatic activity of protein.

Credits

director

Mallory Pearce

production company

FilmFair Communications

Language

English

Duration

00:15:25:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

27626

Subject categories

Animals & Wildlife → Biology

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Biology - Study and teaching

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Proteins

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Biological chemistry

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Biology

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Biology - Study and teaching

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Chemistry

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Proteins

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Proteins - Synthesis

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Science

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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