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Amino Acids

"Amino Acids" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

MeSH information
Organic compounds that generally contain an amino (-NH2) and a carboxyl (-COOH) group. Twenty alpha-amino acids are the subunits which are polymerized to form proteins.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Amino Acids" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Amino Acids" was a major or minor topic of these publication.