Odorant Binding and Chemosensory Proteins

Odorant Binding and Chemosensory Proteins

1st Edition - August 20, 2020

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  • Editors: Paolo Pelosi, Wolfgang Knoll
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128211588
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780128211571

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This new volume of Methods in Enzymology continues the legacy of this premier serial with quality chapters authored by leaders in the field.

Key Features

  • Provides the authority and expertise of leading contributors from an international board of authors
  • Presents the latest release in the Methods in Enzymology series


Biochemists, biophysicists, molecular biologists, analytical chemists, and physiologists

Table of Contents

      1. Genome mining and sequence analysis of chemosensory soluble proteins in arthropods
      2. Joel Vizueta, Paula Escuer, Alejandro Sánchez-Gracia and Julio Rozas

      3. Reconstructing protein coding sequences from ancient DNA
      4. Michael Hofreiter and Stefanie Hartmann

      5. Bioinformatic, genomic and evolutionary analysis of genes: A case study in Dipteran CSPs
      6. Jean-François Picimbon

      7. Proteomics of arthropod soluble olfactory proteins
      8. Francesca R. Dani and Giuseppe Pieraccini

      9. Analysis of post-translational modifications in soluble proteins involved in chemical communication from mammals and insects
      10. Andrea Scaloni

      11. Bacterial expression and purification of vertebrate odorant-binding proteins
      12. Marine Brulé, Margot Glaz, Christine Belloir, Nicolas Poirier, Lucie Moitrier, Fabrice Neiers and Loïc Briand

      13. Structure of odorant binding proteins and chemosensory proteins determined by X-ray crystallography
      14. Anaïs Gaubert, Béatrice Amigues, Silvia Spinelli and Christian Cambillau

      15. Solution structure of insect CSP and OBPs by NMR
      16. Serena Leone, Alessandro Emendato, Roberta Spadaccini and Delia Picone

      17. Stability of OBPs
      18. Nadja Hellmann

      19. Ligand-binding assays with OBPs and CSPs
      20. Chiara D'Onofrio, Valeriia Zaremska, Jiao Zhu, Wolfgang Knoll and Paolo Pelosi

      21. Fine structure immunocytochemistry—An important tool for research on odorant-binding proteins
      22. Rudolf Alexander Steinbrecht

      23. Effect of OBPs on the response of olfactory receptors
      24. Bing Wang, Song Cao, Wei Liu and Guirong Wang

      25. Site-directed mutagenesis of odorant-binding proteins
      26. Jiao Zhu, Valeriia Zaremska, Chiara D'Onofrio, Wolfgang Knoll and Paolo Pelosi

      27. Silencing of OBP genes: Generation of loss-of-function mutants of PBP by genome editing
      28. Yusuke Shiota and Takeshi Sakurai

      29. Electrochemical biosensing with odorant binding proteins
      30. Sabine Szunerits, Rabah Boukherroub and Alina Vasilescu

      31. Electronic biosensors based on graphene FETs
      32. Patrik Aspermair, Vladyslav Mishyn, Sabine Szunerits and Wolfgang Knoll

      33. Electronic biosensors based on EGOFETs
      34. Mohammad Y. Mulla, Luisa Torsi and Kyriaki Manoli

      35. Gravimetric biosensors
      36. Khasim Cali, Elena Tuccori and Krishna C. Persaud

      37. Plasmonic biosensors relying on biomolecular conformational changes: Case of odorant binding proteins

    Anil Bozdogan, Simone Hageneder and Jakub Dostalek

Product details

  • No. of pages: 514
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2020
  • Published: August 20, 2020
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128211588
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780128211571

About the Serial Volume Editors

Paolo Pelosi

Paolo Pelosi is at AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH, Austria

Affiliations and Expertise

AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH, Austria

Wolfgang Knoll

Wolfgang Knoll is at AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH, Austria

Affiliations and Expertise

AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH, Austria

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