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Gramicidin S-Synthetase: On the Structure of a Polyenzyme Template in Polypeptide Synthesis

  • H. Kleinkauf
  • H. Koischwitz
Part of the Molecular Biology, Biochemistry and Biophysics book series (MOLECULAR, volume 32)

Abstract

In the pre-RNA history of protein biosynthesis two models of protein formation were proposed (Campbell and Work 1953): Enzymic transpeptidation and the “template theory”.

Keywords

Limited Proteolysis Amino Acid Analog Peptide Bond Formation Bacillus Brevis Nucleic Acid Template 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Kleinkauf
    • 1
  • H. Koischwitz
    • 1
  1. 1.Max-Volmer-Institut für Physikalische Chemie und MolekularbiologieTechnische Universität BerlinBerlin 10Germany

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