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.

Table of Contents

CAAX Processing and yeast a-factor biogenesis
Jemima Barrowman and Susan Michaelis

Geranylgeranyltransferase-1 inhibitors
Norbert Berndt, Andrew D. Hamilton and Saïd M. Sebti

Small molecule inhibitors of GGTase-I from the heterocycle library derived from phosphine catalysis
Lai N. Chan, Masaru Watanabe, Ohyun Kwon and Fuyuhiko Tamanoi

Inhibition of Rab prenylation
E. Anouk Stigter, Gemma Triola, Roger S. Goody, Herbert Waldmann

The Ras Converting Enzyme (Rce1p): Orthologs, Enzymology and Inhibitors
Timothy M. Dore and Walter K. Schmidt

Cysmethynil, A Specific Small Molecule Inhibitor of Isoprenylcysteine Carboxylmethyl Transferase (Icmt)
Mei Wang

The Isoprenoid Biosynthetic Pathway and Statins
Sarah A. Holstein

Inhibition of Farnesyl and Geranylgeranyl Diphosphate Synthases
Sarah A. Holstein and Raymond J. Hohl

Details

No. of pages:
372
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Print ISBN:
9780124159228
Electronic ISBN:
9780124159648