• Sign In / Register
  • Help
  • Basket0
The books you love, the emails you want
Time is running out, opt in before 25 May or you'll stop hearing from us
Yes Please
Glycogen Phosphorylase B: Description Of The Protein Structure (Hardback)
  • Glycogen Phosphorylase B: Description Of The Protein Structure (Hardback)
zoom

Glycogen Phosphorylase B: Description Of The Protein Structure (Hardback)

(author), (editor), (editor)
£56.00
Hardback 132 Pages / Published: 01/02/1991
  • We can order this

Usually despatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket

Check Marketplace availability

This monograph describes the determination by X-ray methods and the structural analysis of one of the largest single polypeptide chain proteins, glycogen phosphorylase. It is shown that the large protein conforms to the rules deduced from smaller protein molecules and provides examples of almost every structural feature. The structure is analysed with special reference to the hydrogen bonding pattern of secondary structural elements, the distributions and interactions of the buried amino acids, the role of the water structure and the details of the subunit interface of the dimer. The results show some unusual secondary structural elements and environments for some side chain atoms. As methods for prediction of protein structures from amino acid sequences advance from assignments of secondary structural elements to predicted tertiary assemblies, knowledge of the preferred and exceptional detailed interactions of the amino acid side chains will need to be incorporated. Glycogen phosphorylase provides a wealth of examples of these interactions.This monograph is a useful reference on protein structure and function.

Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Co Pte Ltd
ISBN: 9789810205409
Number of pages: 132

You may also be interested in...

Biochemistry for Dummies, 2nd Edition
Added to basket
Infection & Immunity
Added to basket
Oxford Handbook of Medical Sciences
Added to basket
£29.99
Part-work (fascículo)
Introduction to Bioinformatics
Added to basket
A Tale of Seven Elements
Added to basket
Chemistry for the Biosciences
Added to basket
The Cell: A Very Short Introduction
Added to basket
Biochemistry
Added to basket
£51.99
Hardback
Medical Biochemistry at a Glance
Added to basket
Color Atlas of Biochemistry
Added to basket
Thrive in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Added to basket
The Elements of Murder
Added to basket
BIOS Instant Notes in Biochemistry
Added to basket
Biochemistry
Added to basket
£32.99
Paperback
Immunology
Added to basket
£18.99
Paperback

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.