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Real-Time Reporter of Protein Synthesis Inhibition

  • Matti Korpela
  • Marko Virta
  • Matti Karp
Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology™ book series (MIMB, volume 102)

Abstract

In studies concerning drug—receptor interaction, the fundamental need is the knowledge of theevents that take place when a drug and a receptor combine. The current knowledge of microbial cell structure at the molecular level is restricted so that very often unsatisfymgly indirect methods must be used. The methods of analysis may be too severely narrowed down. There is a big risk in drawing conclusions without any real evidence of immediate responses to drugs by living bacteria.

Keywords

Light Production Bacterial Luciferase Microplate Luminometer Aldehyde Substrate Tube Luminometer 
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© Humana Press Inc., Totowa, NJ 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • Matti Korpela
    • 1
  • Marko Virta
    • 1
  • Matti Karp
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BiotechnologyUniversity of TurkuFinland

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