The term polypeptide refers to a structure; it is a linear sequence of amino acids. By comparison, the term protein denotes function. In a one page, research-based report, discuss five different proteins within the body, the function of each protein, the correlating amino acid sequences of each protein, and the signs/symptoms if an individual were to be deficient of this protein.
Protein accounts for about three-fourths of the dry matter in human tissues other than fat and bone. It is a major structural component of hair, skin, nails, connective tissues, and body organs. It is required for every essential function in the body. Proteins are made from the following elements like carbon, hydrogen, oxygen, nitrogen and often Sulphur and phosphorus. Like any other component of the body, its