Organic Chemistry Practice Problems Functional Groups Practice Problems Solution: Some of the most important organic compounds in bi...

Solution: Some of the most important organic compounds in biochemistry are the α-amino acids, represented by the general formula shown. Write structural formulas for the following α-amino acids.  (e) Serine (R = XCH2 , where X is the functional group that characterizes alcohols)  

Problem

Some of the most important organic compounds in biochemistry are the α-amino acids, represented by the general formula shown.

Write structural formulas for the following α-amino acids.

 (e) Serine (R = XCH2 , where X is the functional group that characterizes alcohols)