Description

Topics Covered Include: X-ray crystallography of ligands. Catalytic antibodies. Nature of the antigen. Antibody binding sites. Maturation of the immune response. Computational biochemistry of antibodies and T-cell receptors. Antigen-specific T-cell receptors and their reactions.

Key Features

@introbul:Key Features @bul:* X-Ray Crystallography of Ligands * Catalytic Antibodies * Nature of the Antigen * Antibody Binding Sites * Maturtion of the Immune Response * Computational Biochemistry of Antibodies and * T-Cell Receptors * Antigen-Specific T-Cell Receptors and Their Reactions

Readership

Molecular biologists, biochemists, immunologists, and biophysicists.

Table of Contents

H.N. Eisen, Y. Sykulev, and T.J. Tsomides, Antigen-Secific T-Cell Receptors and Their Reactions with Natural Ligands: Complexes Formed by Peptides with Major Histocompatibility Complex Proteins. E.A. Padlan, X-Ray Crystallography of Antibodies. H.M. McConnell and M. Martinez-Yamout, Insight into Antibody Combining Sites using Nuclear Magnetic Resonance and Spin Label Haptens. J. Novotny and J. Bajorath, Computational Biochemical of Antibodies and T-CellReceptors. P.G. Schultz, Catalytic Antibodies. M. Sela and I. Pecht, The Nature of the Antigen. J.S Huston, M.N. Margolies, and E. Haber, Antobody Binding Sites. C. Milstein and M.S. Neuberger, Maturation of the Immune Response. Chapter References. Author Index. Subject Index.

Details

No. of pages:
536
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1996
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Electronic ISBN:
9780080582221
Print ISBN:
9780120342495

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