METABOLITES


1 - Animated GIFs of Protein Chemistry
http://www2ucsc.edu/people/straycat/cpa.html
Explore the three dimensional configuation of the enzyme - substrate complex. The concept of active sites, as related to enzyme structure, is presented

2 - Amino Acids
http://www.chemie.fu-berlin.de/chemistry/bio/amino-acids.html
The names and structure of amino acids are included at this site.

3 - Macromolecules
http://www-medlib.med.utah.edu/NetBiochem/macromol.htm
Basic information about important macromolecules - carbohydrates, proteins and nucleic acids

4 - Acids and Bases: pH Tutorial
http://www.science.ubc.ca/~chem/tutorials/pH/launch.html
An understanding of acid-base reactions is assisted in this tutorial approach

5 - Monosaccharide Browser
http://bmbwww.leeds.ac.uk/designs/monosac/home.htm
A visual presentation of the structure of simple sugars

6 - Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Liquid Water
http://chem-www.mps.ohio-state.edu/~lars/liquid.html
The amazing properties of water can be traced to unique molecular dynamics associated with the liquid form. A movie sequence is included.


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