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Protein Toxins in Modeling Biochemistry

  • Raj Kumar
  • Bal Ram Singh

Part of the SpringerBriefs in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology book series (BRIEFSBIOCHEM)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Raj Kumar, Bal Ram Singh
    Pages 1-4
  3. Raj Kumar, Bal Ram Singh
    Pages 5-28
  4. Thomas M. Feltrup, Raj Kumar, Bal Ram Singh
    Pages 29-72
  5. Harkiran Preet Kaur Dhaliwal, Raj Kumar, Bal Ram Singh
    Pages 73-112
  6. Raj Kumar, Bal Ram Singh
    Pages 113-134
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 135-145

About this book

Introduction

This succinct volume addresses the production of inactive, potentially toxic proteins in the absence of correct protein folding and the resultant neurodegenerative diseases. Other topics include intrinsic disorder in protein structure and function and the effects of molten globules on protein toxicity. This concise and yet thorough text also discusses using toxin structure as a model for studying structural and functional aspects of protein chemistry. 

Protein Toxins in Modeling Biochemistry, a SpringerBrief, is essential reading for advanced researchers, scientists and advanced graduate students interested in protein chemistry and related areas of biochemistry and molecular science. 

Keywords

botulinum toxin energy landscape folding intrinsic disorder protein molten globule

Authors and affiliations

  • Raj Kumar
    • 1
  • Bal Ram Singh
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Advanced SciencesNorth DartmouthUSA
  2. 2.Institute of Advanced SciencesNorth DartmouthUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-43540-4
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-43538-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-43540-4
  • Series Print ISSN 2211-9353
  • Series Online ISSN 2211-9361
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