Last edited by Mim
Sunday, October 11, 2020 | History

2 edition of Protein structure and function found in the catalog.

Protein structure and function

by Gregory A. Petsko

  • 343 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by New Science Press [u.a.] in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementGregory A. Petsko; Dagmar Ringe
SeriesPrimers in biology
ContributionsRinge, Dagmar Author
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQP551
The Physical Object
PaginationXXII, 195 S.
Number of Pages195
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27083509M
ISBN 100199556849
ISBN 109780199556847
OCLC/WorldCa845361937

Thus, for the protein to be fully active, it must have the appropriate shape for its function. Protein structure is categorized in terms of four levels: primary, secondary, tertiary, and quaternary. The primary structure is simply the sequence of amino acid s that make up the polypeptide chain. Figure depicts the primary structure of a. Note: If you're looking for a free download links of From Protein Structure to Function with Bioinformatics Pdf, epub, docx and torrent then this site is not for you. only do ebook promotions online and we does not distribute any free download of ebook on this site.

Preface An introduction to protein structure and function Amino acids: the building blocks of proteins The three-dimensional structure of proteins The structure and function of fibrous proteins The structure and function of membrane proteins The diversity of proteins Enzyme kinetics, structure, function and catalysis If you're seeing this message, it means we're having trouble loading external resources on our website. If you're behind a web filter, please make sure that the domains .

Protein Structure and Function. This note explains the following topics: Taxonomy: Primary and Secondary Structure, Motifs and Supersecondary Structure, Tertiary Structure and Fold Types, Forces that Determine Protein Structure, Mechanisms of Protein Folding, Multiscale Modeling of Electrostatics. PROTEINS: Structure, Function, and Bioinformatics publishes original reports of significant experimental and analytic research in all areas of protein research: structure, function, computation, genetics, and design.. The journal encourages reports that present new experimental or computational approaches for interpreting and understanding data from.


Share this book
You might also like
Bar-Kokhba

Bar-Kokhba

Some unusual healing methods.

Some unusual healing methods.

Becoming Human

Becoming Human

Zap, Zoe, and the Musketeers

Zap, Zoe, and the Musketeers

Draft recovery plan for Sidalcea oregana var. calva (Wenatchee Mountains checker-mallow)

Draft recovery plan for Sidalcea oregana var. calva (Wenatchee Mountains checker-mallow)

A Bugs Life Magic Slate

A Bugs Life Magic Slate

The Concise Guide to British Aircraft of World War II

The Concise Guide to British Aircraft of World War II

Love in baroque art.

Love in baroque art.

Apollo and the nine

Apollo and the nine

No pain, no gain

No pain, no gain

Hearings on National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year 2001--H.R. 4205 and oversight of previously authorized programs, before the Committee on Armed Services, House of Representatives, One Hundred Sixth Congress, second session

Hearings on National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year 2001--H.R. 4205 and oversight of previously authorized programs, before the Committee on Armed Services, House of Representatives, One Hundred Sixth Congress, second session

Protein structure and function by Gregory A. Petsko Download PDF EPUB FB2

Protein 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 by: Chapter 3 Protein Structure and Function Proteins are the most versatile macromolecules in living systems and serve crucial functions in essentially all biological processes.

They function as catalysts, they transport and store other molecules such as oxygen, they provide mechanical support and immune protection, they generate movement, they Cited by: Published by New Science Press and distributed in the U.S.

and Canada by Oxford University Press This text introduces general principles of protein structure, folding, and function, then goes beyond these basics to tackle the conceptual basis of inferring structure and function from genomic sequence. It is the first book in a series, Primers in Biology, employing a modular design in which 5/5(1).

The sequence of amino acids determines each protein's unique 3-dimensional structure and its specific function such as catalysis of biochemical reactions, mechanical support and immune protection. Additionally, with all of the advances in protein science, it is a dated book with a publication date of There are many topics that really need to be included in a book of this nature, many of which have only been developed to the point of textbook inclusion in the past decade/5(11).

A single protein molecule may contain one or more of these protein structure levels and the structure and intricacy of a protein determine its function. Collagen, for example, has a super-coiled helical shape that is long, stringy, strong, and rope-like—collagen is great for providing : Regina Bailey.

Introducing a new cutting edge book on protein structure and function that is an ideal introduction for students and a must for all reading lists. Protein Structure and Function considers the key concepts of protein structure and function and the relationship between sequence, structure and function with clear, concise explanations and full colour illustrations/5(3).

The purpose is to show the different ways that small world network concepts have been used for building new computational models for studying protein structure and function, and for extending and Author: Pascal Gagneux.

Proteins: Analysis and Design focuses solely on individual experimental approaches, rather than on specific classes of proteins. The book provides insight into the important issues in protein science and how one can cope with them.

These include all issues which explore the detailed relationship of protein structure to function. Protein Stucture and Function book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Published by New Science Press, this text introduces general principles of protein structure, folding, and function, then goes beyond these basics to tackle the conceptual basis of inferring structure and function from genomic sequence/5(16).

This book is about protein structural bioinformatics and how it can help understand and predict protein function. It covers structure-based methods that can assign and explain protein function based on overall folds, characteristics of protein surfaces, occurrence of small 3D motifs, protein-protein interactions and on dynamic properties.

CHAPTER 2 Protein Structure 31 Side Chains with Polar but Uncharged Groups Six amino acids have side chains with polar groups (FIGURE ).Aspar-agine and glutamine are amide derivatives of aspartate and glutamate, respectively. Serine, threonine, File Size: 2MB.

Chapter 3 Protein Structure and Function α-Actinin crosslinks actin filaments at the Z-line of muscle cells and at focal adhesions of non-muscle cells.

To determine its structure, electron microscopists grow a two-dimensional crystal of the protein and solve its structure from images taken in a cryoelectron by: Proteins are of fundamental importance in all aspects of cell structure and function.

The study of proteins has always formed a central part of biochemistry, and recent expansion in the range and sophistication of available techniques has provided a wealth of new information. The structure of protein sets the foundation for its interaction with other molecules in the body and, therefore, determines its function.

This article will cover the structural principles of Author: Yolanda Smith, Book Description. Introduction to Proteins provides a comprehensive and state-of-the-art introduction to the structure, function, and motion of proteins for students, faculty, and researchers at all levels. The book covers proteins and enzymes across a wide range of contexts and applications, including medical disorders, drugs, toxins, chemical warfare, and animal behavior.

This book serves as an introduction to protein structure and function. Starting with their makeup from simple building blocks, called amino acids, the 3-dimensional structure of proteins is explained.

This leads to a discussion how misfolding of proteins causes diseases Brand: Springer International Publishing. Protein Structure and Function provides a critical survey of our current understanding protein structure and function in the age of genomics.

Moving from sequence to structure, and structure to function, the book also explores the link between sequence and function in a series of case studies in structural and functional genomics. 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. Opening with a brief historical overview of the subject the book moves on to discuss the building blocks of proteins and their.

This book is an introductory text for researchers in protein biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology, chemistry, biophysics and biomedical research. The book also makes an ideal textbook for graduate and advanced undergraduate courses in protein structure and function, and a supplementary text for related courses.

About the Author. The loss of a secondary, tertiary or quaternary structure due to exposure to stress is called denaturation. Denaturation results in the unfolding of the protein into a random or misfolded shape. A denatured protein can have quite a different activity profile than the protein in its native form, and it usually loses its biological function.A Three-Dimensional Structure of Proteins.

The elucidation of the detailed shape of protein molecules - in fact, the spatial locations of the individual atoms in a protein - is accomplished primarily by x-ray crystallography. The three-dimensional structures of more than twenty proteins have now been established by this technique.Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume ) Abstract They make up half the dry weight of an Escherichia coli (the most widely studied prokaryotic model organism) cell, whereas other macromolecules such as DNA and RNA make up only 3% and 20%, : Wiesława Widłak.