The amino acids represent compounds in which an amino group and a carboxyl group are joined via the α-C atom. They are the basic building blocks of proteins.
Amino acids are components of proteins and are required in protein biosynthesis.
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Amino acids are used in dietary supplements for preventing deficiencies as a result of special dietary forms, for example among vegetarians or vegans. As feed additives, amino acids serve for covering the need for essential amino acids in a controlled manner and hence cost-effective feeding.
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