Peptide Ligation via the In-Situ Transformation of an Amide into a Thioester at a Cysteine Residue

  • Toru Kawakami
  • Saburo Aimoto
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (volume 611)


Trifluoroacetic Acid Solid Phase Peptide Synthesis Trifluoromethanesulfonic Acid Ligation Site Sodium Bicarbonate Buffer 



This research was supported, in part, by Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research from the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Toru Kawakami
    • 1
  • Saburo Aimoto
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute for Protein ResearchOsaka UniversitySuitaJapan

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