Crosslinking Amino Acids — Stereochemistry and Nomenclature

  • Mendel Friedman
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 86)


The stereochemical factors that would be expected to operate during crosslinking of amino acids residues in proteins are analyzed on the basis of mechanistic and theoretical considerations. Names are assigned both to the known amino acids and to the unknown, but theoretically possible, amino acids that result from the crosslinking reactions.


Hydrolysis Serine Arginine Alanine Tryptophan 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mendel Friedman
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  1. 1.Western Regional Research Laboratory, Agricultural Research ServiceU.S. Department of AgricultureBerkeleyUSA

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