Proteins: Structure and Function / Edition 1

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Overview

"Proteins: Structure and Function is a comprehensive introduction to the study of proteins and their importance to modern biochemistry. Each chapter addresses the structure and function of proteins with a definitive theme designed to enhance student understanding." The latest developments in the field are included and key concepts introduced in a user-friendly way to ensure that students are able to grasp the essentials before moving on to more advanced study and analysis of proteins. An invaluable resource for students of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Medicine and Chemistry providing a modern approach to the subject of proteins.
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"…an invaluable resource…students of biochemistry, chemistry, genetics, structural biology, as well as medical and dental students will greatly benefit from reading this text…" (Annals of Biomedical Engineering, December 2005)

"…a worthwhile investment for the beginning student or for the advanced scientist seeking a better grasp of protein chemistry…" (Clinical Chemistry, November 2005)

"An outstanding resource for introductory protein chemistry courses and a solid reference for those interested in proteins." (CHOICE, November 2005)

" … the distillation of years of lecturing and undergraduate feedback." (Journal of Biological Education, Spring 2006: Vol.40; 2)

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780471498940
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 5/6/2005
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 542
  • Sales rank: 783,946
  • Product dimensions: 7.74 (w) x 10.32 (h) x 1.13 (d)

Table of Contents

1 An introduction to protein structure and function 1
2 Amino acids : the building blocks of proteins 13
3 The three-dimensional structure of proteins 39
4 The structure and function of fibrous proteins 85
5 The structure and function of membrane proteins 105
6 The diversity of proteins 161
7 Enzyme kinetics, structure, function, and catalysis 189
8 Protein synthesis, processing and turnover 247
9 Protein expression, purification and characterization 313
10 Physical methods of determining the three-dimensional structure of proteins 347
11 Protein folding in vivo and in vitro 395
12 Protein structure and a molecular approach to medicine 439
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