Q: About Collagen Synthesis

Question about Proteins P-07





Collagen presents in its structure modified amino acids as hydroxyproline and hydroxylysine. The formation of these amino acids from their precursors, is post-trancriptional, and occurs in enzymatic reactions that require as cofactor the following compound:


a)     Ascorbic acid


b)     Citric Acid


c)      Folic Acid


d)     Lipoic acid


e)     Panthotenic acid


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