• Like
Proteins (1)
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Proteins (1)

  • 258 views
Uploaded on

 

  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Be the first to comment
    Be the first to like this
No Downloads

Views

Total Views
258
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
3

Actions

Shares
Downloads
0
Comments
0
Likes
0

Embeds 0

No embeds

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
    No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. ProteinsGroup: Sol Lombardini, Pilar Diehl, Carolina Seoane y CandelaValcárcelMagdalena Ravagnan
  • 2. proteinsThe smallest moleculesof wich they are made:amino acids moleculesElements they contain: C, H,O, NTheir functions in the bodyare: making cells, antibodies,enzymes, haemoglobin andproviding energySome food thatcontain them aremeat, fish, milk,cheese, peas, beansand tofuSolubility in water: some aresoluble and some areinsoluble
  • 3. What are amino acids?•Protein molecules are made of long chains of smaller moleculesjoined end to end, these smaller molecules are called amino acids
  • 4. What are the functions of proteins inthe body?• Proteins are not usually used to provide energy, many of the proteins in the foodyou eat are used for making new cells. New cells are used for growing, and forrepairing damaged parts of the body, in particular, cell membrane and cytoplasmcontain a lot of protein. Proteins are also needed to make antibodies and producemore haemoglobin.•antibodyenergyhaemoglobin
  • 5. Food that contain proteins