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Dec 3rd, 2014

What Are Amino Acids?

Amino acids are the essential building blocks of protein and for the basis of life itself. They are the raw materials for the growth and reproduction of every cell in the body and are present throughout the body. Amino acids are the materials that build the neurotransmitters in your brain, digestive enzymes and the enzymes that work in all metabolic pathways, the immune system and even stem cells. Every bone, organ, muscle, and almost all hormones are made from the combinations of amino acids with the help of vitamins, minerals and other cofactors.

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