What are meant by proteins?

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What are proteins? And please give some functions of proteins.

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Proteins are linear polymers of 20 different kinds of amino acids. Some of the functions of Proteins are :

- Defend our bodies,

- Transport gases and ions,

- Provide structure,

- Contract and provide motion,

- Receive information,

- Regulate cell activities and

- Store bound ions.


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