Essential Amino Acids – Mnemonics
What is Essential Amino Acids?
Then again What is Amino Acids and what is the benefit of Amino Acids in our body?
Twenty percent of the human body is made up of protein. Protein plays a crucial role in almost all biological processes and amino acids are the building blocks of it. They are furthermore essential for healing wounds and repairing tissue, especially in the muscles, bones, skin and hair as well as for the removal of all kinds of waste deposits produced in connection with the metabolism. – Source
Though we are trying to give the Mnemonic of Essential Amino Acids:
“PVT TIM HALL”
Phe, Val, Thr, Trp, Ile, Met, His, Arg, Leu, Lys
Expanded and in the same order as above:
Alternatively : TT HALL V(ery) IMP(ortant) – From Essential Amino acids
Bengali Medical Mnemonics for Essential Amino Acids
“আইরিন ও তৃষা মিরপুরে ভাল লাল লাল থ্রী পিস পেয়েছে”
আইরিন = Isoleucine
তৃষা = Tryptophan
মিরপুরে = Methionine
ভাল = Valine
লাল = Leucine
লাল = Lysine
থ্রীপিস = Threonine
পেয়েছে = Phenylalanine
This Mnemonic is given by my room mate “Dr. Ankur Sarkar“. Heartiest thanks to him.
Arginine And Histidine are considered as Semi Essential Amino Acids.
You can also read the article to get that amino acids naturally in plants: