Neoglycoconjugates are not only useful for the basic understanding of protein-carbohydrate interactions, but they have many practical applications as well. They are powerful reagents in many cell biology studies and excellent tools for the isolation and characterization of animal and plant lectins, separation of cells, as well as for the targeting of drugs, artificial vaccines, and diagnostic reagents. Volume 247 and its companion Volume 242 contain many practical methods on how to prepare and use neoglycoconjugates. Volume 242 deals with synthesis and 247 with biomedical applications.
Biochemists, molecular biologists, cell and developmental biologists, oncologists, pharmacologists, members of the complex carbohydrate society, and analytical chemists.
Oligosaccharide Derivatives and Glycopeptides:
H. Kunz and K. von dem Bruch, Neoglycoproteins from Synthetic Glycopeptides.
K.G. Rice, Preparation of Fluorescent Glycoconjugates for Energy Transfer Studies.
T. Tamura, M.S. Wadhwa, M.H. Chiu, M.L.C. Da Silva, T. McBoom, and K.G. Rice, Preparation of Tyrosinamide-Oligosaccharides as Iodinatable Glycoconjugates.
T. Yoshida, Glycamine Formation via Reductive Amination of Oligosaccharides with Benzylamine.
K. Koizumi, S. Kitahata, and H. Hashimoto, Preparation, Isolation, and Analysis of Heterogeneous Branched Cyclodextrins.
T. Norborg, B. Laning, and J. Tejbrant, Solid-Phase Synthesis of O-Glycopeptides.
Y. Ichikawa, R. Wang, and C.-H. Wong, Regeneration of Sugar Nucleotide for Enzymatic Oligosaccharide Synthesis.
S. Ogawa, Chemical Synthesis of Core Structures of Oligosaccharide Chains of Cell Surface Glycans Containing Carba Sugars.
S. Ogawa and H. Tsunoda, Chemical Synthesis of Glycosylamide and Cerebroside Analogs Composed of Carba Sugars.
J.J. Krepinsky, D.M. Whitfield, S.P. Douglas, N. Lupescu, D. Pulleyblank, and F.L. Moolten, Galactosylation of Nucleosides at 5(- Position of Pentofuranoses.
R. Brossmer and H.J. Gross, Sialic Acid Analogs and Application for Preparation of Neoglycoconjugates.
R. Brossmer and H.J. Gross, Fluorescent and Photoactivatable Sialic Acids.
S. Aoki, H. Kondo, and C.-H. Wong, Glycosyl Phosphites as Glycosylation Reagents.
Enzymatic and Affinity Methods:
M.M. Palcic, M. Pierce, and O. Hindsgaul, Synthetic Neoglycoconjugates in Glycosyltransferase Assay and Purification.
A. Kobata, N. Kochibe, and T. Endo, Affin
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