BIOCHEMISTRY MNEMONICS

By | 20th May 2012

 

In the Phasted State Phosphorylate

Phosphorylation cascade active when blood glucose low.

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Exons expressed, Introns in the trash–DNA expression into mature mRNA

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Pyrimidines are CUT from purines.

Pyrimidines are Cytosine, Uracil, Thiamine and are one ring structures.

Purines are double ring structures.

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Amino Acids: The ten essential amino acids:
“These Ten Valuable Amino Acids Have Long Preserved Life In
Man.”

(Threonine, Tryptophan, Valine, Arginine, Histidine, Lysine,
Phenylalanine, Leucine, Isoleucine, Methionine)

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INsulin gets sugar INto cells- (Excess sugar is removed via urine. The Romans noticed bees attracted to the urine of diabetics and coined the term “diabetes” to describe the overflow of sugar.)

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GOAT FLAP- Eight hormones: Growth hormone, Oxytocin, Adenocorticotropin, Thyroid stimulating hormone, Follicle stimulating hormone, Leutinizing hormone (interstitial cell stimulating hormone in males), Anti-diruetic(Vasopressin), and Prolactin
(also Melatonin!)

Anatomy Mnemonics

Clinical  Mnemonics