Download the amino acid synthesizer app here.
Use it to play a 10-note melody. The app will display the notes as 1-letter amino acid code sequence. Write down or copy the amino acid sequence from the app (stored in the 1-letter code). Translate the 1-letter code and write out the full name of the amino acids in the sequence played using this table (click the table to view it in a new tab):
Think about what protein you think you have generated.
Now, play this melody, which is the sequence of a silk protein:
GAASAAAAAG GQGGRGGFGG LGSQGEGGAG
How does it sound? Learn more about the protein.
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