Glycoconjugates: Composition: Structure, and Function, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover


Composition: Structure, and Function, 1st Edition

Edited by Howard J. Allen, Edward C. Kisailus

CRC Press

696 pages

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Hardback: 9780824784317
pub: 1992-04-15
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". . .provides an excellent overview of the composition, biosynthesis, function and structure of the carbohydrate chains of glycoconjugates from higher organisms. . . . . .highly recommended as a core reference text and provides excellent coverage of the glycoconjugate field. "

---Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology

Table of Contents

An Introduction to Glycoproteins, O. P. Bahl Nomenclature of Monosaccharides, Oligosaccharides, and Glycoconjugates, Edward C. Kisailus and Howard J. Allen Methods of Carbohydrate Analysis and Structural Determination: Chemical and Enzymatic Methods, Akira Kobata and Kiyoshi Furukawa Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Approaches to Oligosaccharide Structure Elucidation, Anthony S. Serianni Mass Spectometry of Carbohydrates, Roger A. Laine Synthetic Glycoconjugates, Y. C. Lee and Reiko T. Lee Proteoglycans: Structure, Synthesis, Function, V. P. Bhavanandan and E. A. Davidson Glycolipids: Structure, Synthesis, Functions, Samar K. Kundu The Biosynthesis of Serine (Threonine)-N-Acetylgalactosamine-Linked Carbohydrate Moieties, Harry Schachter and Inka Brockhausen Synthesis of Asparagine-Linked Oligosaccharides: Pathways, Genetics, and Metabolic Regulation, Richard D. Cummings Recent Advances in the Development of Potential Inhibitors of Glycosyltransferases, Shaheer H. Khan and Khushi L. Matta Function of Carbohydrate Moieties: Membrane and Nonsecretory Glycoproteins, Minoru Fukuda Function of the Carbohydrate Moieties of Secretory Glycoconjugates, Kenneth Olden, Tet-Kin Yeo, and Kiang-Teck Yeo Mechanisms and Control of Glycoconjugate Turnover, Paul H. Weigel Molecular Biology of Glycosyltransferases and Glycosidases, Joseph T. Y. Lau and Terrance P. O'Hanlon Plant Lectins: Molecular Biology, Synthesis, and Function, Marilynn E. Etzler Microbial Lectins, Nechama Gilboa-Garber and Nachman Garber Invertebrate Lectins: Distribution, Synthesis, Molecular Biology, and Function, Gerardo R. Vasta B-Galactoside-Binding Vertebrate Lectins: Synthesis, Molecular Biology, Function, Reuben Lotan

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MEDICAL / Biochemistry
SCIENCE / Chemistry / Organic