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Synthetic and Enzymatic Modifications of the Peptide Backbone - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128212530

Synthetic and Enzymatic Modifications of the Peptide Backbone, Volume 656

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editor: E.James Petersson
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128212530
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st August 2021
Page Count: 412
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Table of Contents

Ernest James Petersson
1. Hydrogen Bond Surrogates
Paramjit Arora
2. Thioamides in Peptides
Jayanta Chatterjee
3. Methanobactin biosynthesis
Laura Massah Kulah Dassama
4. Exploring the Effects of Backbone Modification on Protein Translation
Ruben L. Gonzalez Jr.
5. Urea-based Foldamers
Gilles Guichard
6. Analysis of Structure and Folding Energetics in Heterogeneous Backbone Proteomimetics
William Seth Horne
7. Backbone Modification with Recombinant Enzymes
Nilkamal Mahanta
8. Constrained Peptides for Investigating Amyloid Structures
James Nowick
9. Thioamides in Proteins
Ernest James Petersson
10. Aza-Amino Acids in Peptides
Caroline Proulx
11. N-Terminal Protein Modification
Alanna Schepartz
12. Incorporation of Backbone Modifications in mRNA-Displayed Peptides
Hiroaki Suga
13. Chloroalkene Isosteres
Hirokazu Tamamura
14. Incorporation of Proline Analogs into Proteins Expressed in E. coli
David Tirrell
15. Backbone Modifications in Lanthipeptides
Wilfred van der Donk
16. Peptoids
Ron Zuckermann
17. N-amino peptides
Juan Del Valle
18. Enzymatic Peptide N-Methylation
Markus Künzler


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About the Serial Volume Editor

E.James Petersson

E. James Petersson, Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA

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Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA