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List Five Functions of Proteins?

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A common question on a high school anatomy test is to list five functions of proteins. Protein is required for the building and repair of body tissues. Protein is required for many essential body processes including water balancing, and nutrient transport. Muscle contractions require protein. Protein is used by the body as a source of energy, and is crucial for overall health. Protein keeps skin, hair, and nails healthy. Hormones and many immune molecules are proteins.
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