NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 8,232 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- amino acid sequence
- listen (uh-MEE-noh A-sid SEE-kwents)
- The arrangement of amino acids in a protein. Proteins can be made from 20 different kinds of amino acids, and the structure and function of each protein are determined by the kinds of amino acids used to make it and how they are arranged.