Description

The critically acclaimed laboratory standard for more than forty years, Methods in Enzymology is one of the most highly respected publications in the field of biochemistry. Since 1955, each volume has been eagerly awaited, frequently consulted, and praised by researchers and reviewers alike. More than 285 volumes have been published (all of them still in print) and much of the material is relevant even today--truly an essential publication for researchers in all fields of life sciences.

Key Features

@introbul:Key Features @bul:* Catalysts of Protein Folding: Protein Disulfide Isomerases, Cis-trans Peptidyl Prolyl Isomerases * Accessory Proteins: Chaperonins, Cochaperonins, Pap Proteins, Sec Proteins * Physical methods for investigation of interactions between chaperones and their substances * Cotranslational protein folding, cell-free protein synthesis and associated methods

Readership

Cell biologists, geneticists, biochemists, biophysicists, and computational chemists.

Table of Contents

A.N. Fedorov and T.O. Baldwin, Protein Folding and Assembly in a Cell-Free Expression System. B.A. Hardesty, G. Kramer, T. Zhang, and W. Kudlicki, Preparation and Application of Chaperone-Deficient Escherichia coli Cell-free Translation Systems. H.F. Gilbert, V. McLean, and M. McLean, Protein Disulfide Isomerase. Y. Yamada, S. Udaka, T. Kajino, C. Miyazaki, O. Asami, and M. Hirai, Thermophilic Fungal Protein Disulfide Isomerase. J.C.A. Bardwell and T. Zander, Disulfide Bond Catalysts in Escherichia coli. J.J. Siekierka and G. Wiederrecht, Yeast Immunophilins: Purification and Assay of Yeast FKBP12. A.K. Matoo, Peptidylprolyl cis-trans-isomerases from Plant Organelles. C. Frieden, A.C. Clark, and R. Ramanathan, Purification of GroEL with Low Fluorescence Background. M. Fisher, E. Eisenstein, and P. Reddy, Overexpression, Purification, and Properties of GroES for Escherichia coli. M.J. Todd and G.H. Lorimer, Criteria for Assessing the Purity and Quality of GroEL. A.L. Horwich, S.G. Burston, H.S. Rye, J.S. Weissman, and W.A. Fenton, Construction of Single-Ring and Two-Ring Hybrid Versions of Bacterial Chaperonin GroEL. B.A. McFadden and J.A. Torres-Ruiz, Chaperonin 6014 and Co-Chaperonin 107 from Chromatium vinosum. F.R. Tabita, W.T. Lee, and G.M.F. Watson, Chaperonins of Purple Nonsulfur Bacterium Rhodobacter sphaeroides. R.K. Scopes and K. Truscott, Chaperonins from Thermoanaerobacter Species. M. Yoshida and H. Taguchi, Chaperonin from a Thermophile, Thermus thermophilus. M. Morioka and H. Ishikawa, Insect Chaperonin 60: Symbionin. G. Schatz, Y. Dubaquié,

Details

No. of pages:
500
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1998
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Print ISBN:
9780121821913
Electronic ISBN:
9780080884028

Reviews

@from:Praise for the Series @qu:"The Methods in Enzymology series represents the gold-standard." @source:--NEUROSCIENCE @qu:"Incomparably useful." @source:--ANALYTICAL BIOCHEMISTRY @qu:"It is a true 'methods' series, including almost every detail from basic theory to sources of equipment and reagents, with timely documentation provided on each page." @source:--BIO/TECHNOLOGY @qu:"The series has been following the growing, changing and creation of new areas of science. It should be on the shelves of all libraries in the world as a whole collection." @source:--CHEMISTRY IN INDUSTRY @qu:"The appearance of another volume in that excellent series, Methods in Enzymology, is always a cause for appreciation for those who wish to successfully carry out a particular technique or prepare an enzyme or metabolic intermediate without the tiresome prospect of searching through unfamiliar literature and perhaps selecting an unproven method which is not easily reproduced." @source:--AMERICAN SOCIETY OF MICROBIOLOGY NEWS @qu:"If we had some way to find the work most often consulted in the laboratory, it could well be the multi-volume series Methods in Enzymology...a great work." @source:--ENZYMOLOGIA @qu:"A series that has established itself as a definitive reference for biochemists." @source:--JOURNAL OF CHROMATOGRAPHY