Posts tagged as proteins

The Operating System of Life: How Biochemistry Binds All Life Together.

Humans, octopi and pine trees alike are all made up of cells, tiny but sophisticated systems that keep life going. Cells are almost like tiny factories run by robots, with the nucleus, DNA, proteins, lipids, and vitamins and minerals all playing critical roles. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JufLDxmCwB0&feature=youtu.be

Junior Cert. Science: Nutrition and Digestion

Food is needed for energy, growth, repair and protection against disease in the body. Food is made up of chemicals called nutrients A food’s energy value is how much energy that can be obtained from the food. A balanced diet consists of the correct amounts of each type of food…. Continue Reading →