Aromatic amino acids are amino acids that include an aromatic ring.
- Among 20 standard amino acids:
- Others: thyroxine
Famous quotes containing the words aromatic and/or acids:
“Die of a rose in aromatic pain?”
—Alexander Pope (16881744)
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