What are essential amino acids? and is glyeine an essential amino acid?
The essential amino acids cannot be synthesized in the body. These are indispensable amino acids. Their deficiency causes Kwashirkor a disease.
Examples of essential amino acids include valine, lucine, isolucine, lysine, threonil, phenyl alanine, metionyl, tryptophan, histidine and arginine. Glyeine is non essential amino acid.