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ready IUPAC-IUB Joint Commission on Biochemical Nomenclature - Nomenclature and Symbolism for Amino Acids and Peptides

Abbreviation: JCBN - Amino Acids and Peptides

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The Nomenclature and Symbolism for Amino Acids and Peptides, created by the IUPAC-IUB Joint Commission on Biochemical Nomenclature, formalizes the naming scheme for amino acids, non-peptide derivatives of amino acids and peptides as well as peptide derivatives. It also describes the 3-letter and 1-letter symbols for amino acids.


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Created in 1983

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Record added: Nov. 6, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Record updated: Nov. 6, 2019, 1:38 p.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.



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