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Edited by Stefana Petrescu

Institute of Biochemistry, Romania

This book, outlining the concepts of glycobiology, is a suite of reviews and articles written by a team of acknowledged researchers and covers some of the key topics in the field. Covering a wide range of theoretical and practical issues in the field of glycobiology, the Glycosylation book will be of an immediate value for students, academics and researchers involved in drug glycoengineering and biomedical research.

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GlycosylationEdited by Stefana Petrescu

Published: September 26th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2917

ISBN: 978-953-51-0771-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4276-8

Copyright year: 2012

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72693 Total Chapter Downloads

40 Crossref Citations

99 Web of Science Citations

126 Dimensions Citations


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1. The Structural Assessment of Glycosylation Sites Database - SAGS – An Overall View on N-Glycosylation

By Marius D. Surleac, Laurentiu N. Spiridon, Robi Tacutu, Adina L Milac, Stefana M. Petrescu and Andrei-J Petrescu


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2. Beyond the Sequon: Sites of N-Glycosylation

By Benjamin Luke Schulz


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3. Structural Biology of Glycoproteins

By Joanne E. Nettleship


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4. Unravelling Glycobiology by NMR Spectroscopy

By Vitor H. Pomin


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5. Distribution, Characterization of Mycobacterial Glycolipids and Host Responses

By Nagatoshi Fujiwara


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6. Flagellar Glycosylation: Current Advances

By Jumpei Hayakawa and Morio Ishizuka


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7. Glycosylating Toxin of Clostridium perfringens

By Masahiro Nagahama, Masataka Oda and Keiko Kobayashi


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8. N-Glycosylation of the 66-kDa Cell-Wall Glycoprotein of a Red Microalga

By Oshrat Levy-Ontman


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9. Alpha-1-Acid Glycoprotein (AGP) as a Potential Biomarker for Breast Cancer

By Kevin D. Smith, Jennifer Behan, Gerardine Matthews-Smith and Anthony M. Magliocco


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10. Plant-Derived Agents with Anti-Glycation Activity

By Mariela Odjakova, Eva Popova, Merilin Al Sharif and Roumyana Mironova


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11. Impact of Yeast Glycosylation Pathway on Cell Integrity and Morphology

By Anna Janik, Mateusz Juchimiuk, Joanna Kruszewska, Jacek Orłowski, Monika Pasikowska and Grażyna Palamarczyk


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12. The Role of Glycosylation in Receptor Signaling

By Brian J. Arey


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13. The Role of O-Linked -N-Acetylglucosamine (GlcNAc) Modification in Cell Signaling

By Paula Santoyo-Ramos, María Cristina Castañeda-Patlán and Martha Robles-Flores


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14. The Role of Glycans in Apical Sorting of Proteins in Polarized Epithelial Cells

By Kristian Prydz, Gro Live Fagereng and Heidi Tveit


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15. The Role of Glycosylation in the Control of Processing and Cellular Transport of the Functional Amyloid PMEL17

By Julio C. Valencia and Vincent J. Hearing


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16. Application of Quality by Design Paradigm to the Manufacture of Protein Therapeutics

By Ioscani Jimenez del Val, Philip M. Jedrzejewski, Kealan Exley, Si Nga Sou, Sarantos Kyriakopoulos, Karen M. Polizzi and Cleo Kontoravdi


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17. Production of Highly Sialylated Monoclonal Antibodies

By Céline Raymond, Anna Robotham, John Kelly, Erika Lattová, Hélène Perreault and Yves Durocher


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18. Glycoengineered Yeast as an Alternative Monoclonal Antibody Discovery and Production Platform

By Dongxing Zha


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