Lesson: Structure of Proteins Biology
In this lesson, we will learn how to describe the basic structure of a protein and identify structural and regulatory proteins.
Which of the following states two major groups that proteins can be categorized into?
State whether the following are examples of structural or regulatory proteins.
Glucagon, a hormone secreted from the pancreas
Collagen, a fiber found in ligaments and skin
Actin, a filament found in muscle fibers
A scientist is attempting to categorize some unnamed proteins.
Protein Y is found in the connective tissues that form between muscles and bones. Which group of proteins, structural or regulatory, is protein Y likely to belong to?