primary structure
In the context of macromolecules such as proteins, constitutional formula, usually abbreviated to a statement of the sequence and if appropriate cross-linking of chains.
See also: secondary structure, tertiary structure, quaternary structure
PAC, 1996, 68, 2193. 'Basic terminology of stereochemistry (IUPAC Recommendations 1996)' on page 2213 (
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White Book, 2nd ed., p. 80 (