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harajukuxlover 08-03-2009 01:20 AM

why are peptide bonds planar and rigid?
 
thanks
I was wonder what causes the peptide bond to be planar and rigid?

Jaradal 08-03-2009 01:21 AM

Chemists might give you different answers, but I was always taught that it was to reduce the interactions between side chains on amino acids.


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