Glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI) Anchoring of Proteins - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780123749635, 9780080960951

Glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI) Anchoring of Proteins, Volume 26

1st Edition

Editors: Anant Kumar Menon Taroh Kinoshita Peter Orlean Fuyuhiko Tamanoi
Hardcover ISBN: 9780123749635
eBook ISBN: 9780080960951
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 22nd July 2009
Page Count: 500
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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Overview of GPI biosynthesis, gene list Taroh Kinoshita

Chapter 2: GlcNAc transfer reaction, GPI-GnT, Ras signaling David E. Levin

Chapter 3: GlcNAc-PI de-N-acetylase Michael A. J. Ferguson

Chapter 4: Inositol acylation/deacylation Yoshifumi Jigami

Chapter 5: Mannosylation Yusuke Maeda

Chapter 6: Phosphoethanolamine transfer Peter Orlean

Chapter 7: Transamidase Anant K. Menon

Chapter 8: Flipping and pathway topology Anant Menon

Chapter 9: Evolutional conservation and Bioinformatics John Samuelson

Chapter 10: GPI in apicomplexan and parasites Ralph Schwarz

Chapter 11: Chemical synthesis of GPI Ram A. Vishwakarma

Chapter 12: Use of synthetic GPIs as anti-toxic vaccine Peter Seeberger

Chapter 13: ER export and GPI-proteins Howard Riezman

Chapter 14: Polarized sorting of GPI proteins Chiara Zurzolo

Chapter 15: Involvement of GPIs in yeast cell wall structure Peter N. Lipke

Chapter 16: Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PIGA mutation) Lucio Luzzatto

Chapter 17: Inherited GPI deficiency Anastasios Karadimitris

Chapter 18: Inhibitors of GPI biosynthesis Terry K. Smith


Description

This volume of The Enzymes features high-caliber thematic articles on the topic of glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI) anchoring of proteins.

Key Features

  • Contributions from leading authorities
  • Informs and updates on all the latest developments in the field

Readership

Biochemists, cell biologists, molecular biologists, biophysicists.


Details

No. of pages:
500
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
eBook ISBN:
9780080960951
Hardcover ISBN:
9780123749635

About the Editors

Anant Kumar Menon Editor

Taroh Kinoshita Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Research Institute for Microbial Diseases, Osaka University, Japan

Peter Orlean Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, USA

Fuyuhiko Tamanoi Editor

Professor Fuyu Tamanoi works at the Dept. of Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics at the University of California.

Affiliations and Expertise

University of California, Los Angeles, USA