Match the terms below with the BEST definition.
Amino acid pool
0.8 g/kg/bw (or 0.36 g/pound bw)
_____Structure within the cell that directs which type of protein is made
_____ The amount of protein recommended for most young adults
_____Types of protein that, when consumed together, provide the full number of amino acids.
_____Chain of amino acids that is the result of the first step of digestion
_____Protein that has all essential amino acids
_____Protein that is missing at least one essential amino acid.
_____ Enzyme in stomach that acts on protein.
_____ One of the roles of protein
_____Site where chemical digestion of protein begins
_____ Non-essential type of lipid that is _____ Amount of time amino acids remain in the liver.
_____Site in the liver where new proteins are formed.
_____ The functional unit of a protein.
_____ A process with “untangles” a protein so that enzymes can begin chemical digestion.