Open access peer-reviewed Edited volume

Protein Engineering

A broad range of topics are covered by providing a solid foundation in protein engineering and supplies readers with knowledge essential to the design and production of proteins. This volume presents in-depth discussions of various methods for protein engineering featuring contributions from leading experts from different counties. A broad series of articles covering significant aspects of methods and applications in the design of novel proteins with different functions are presented. These include the use of non-natural amino acids, bioinformatics, molecular evolution, protein folding and structure-functional insight to develop useful proteins with enhanced properties.

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Protein EngineeringEdited by Pravin Kaumaya

Published: February 24th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1286

ISBN: 978-953-51-0037-9

Copyright year: 2012

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56532 Total Chapter Downloads

12 Crossref Citations

27 Web of Science Citations

51 Dimensions Citations

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1. Structure-Functional Insight Into Transmembrane Helix Dimerization

By Eduard V. Bocharov, Konstantin V. Pavlov, Pavel E. Volynsky, Roman G. Efremov and Alexander S. Arseniev

1590

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2. Protein Engineering Methods and Applications

By Burcu Turanli-Yildiz, Ceren Alkim and Z. Petek Cakar

27045

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3. Evolutionary Engineering of Artificial Proteins with Limited Sets of Primitive Amino Acids

By Junko Tanaka, Hiroshi Yanagawa and Nobuhide Doi

1528

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4. Protein Engineering Applications on Industrially Important Enzymes: Candida methylica FDH as a Case Study

By Emel Ordu and Nevin Gül Karagüler

4062

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5. Engineering High-Affinity T Cell Receptor/ Cytokine Fusions for Therapeutic Targeting

By Jennifer D. Stone, Yiyuan Yin, Min Mo, K. Scott Weber, David L. Donermeyer, Paul M. Allen, Roy A. Mariuzza and David M. Kranz

1426

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6. Molecular Evolution Within Protease Family C2, or Calpains

By Liudmila Lysenko and Nina Nemova

1391

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7. FN3 Domain Engineering

By Steven Jacobs and Karyn O’Neil

2522

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8. Engineered Derivatives of Maltose-Binding Protein

By Paul D. Riggs

2207

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9. Applications of Bioinformatics and Experimental Methods to Intrinsic Disorder-Based Protein-Protein Interactions

By Xiaolin Sun, William T. Jones and Vladimir N. Uversky

1457

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10. Protein Folding, Binding and Energy Landscape: A Synthesis

By Shu-Qun Liu, Xing-Lai Ji, Yan Tao, De-Yong Tan, Ke-Qin Zhang and Yun-Xin Fu

5736

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11. Protein Engineering with Non-Natural Amino Acids

By Aijun Wang, Natalie Winblade Nairn, Marcello Marelli and Kenneth Grabstein

4091

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12. Generation of Xylose-Fermenting Saccharomyces Cerevisiae by Protein-Engineering

By Seiya Watanabe and Keisuke Makino

1418

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13. In Silico Engineering of Proteins That Recognize Small Molecules

By Sushil Kumar Mishra, Gabriel Demo, Jaroslav Koča and Michaela Wimmerová

2059

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