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Molecular variants of proteins

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Published by Biochemical Society in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Protein biosynthesis.,
  • Proteins -- Congresses.,
  • Proteins -- congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementorganized and edited by P.N. Campbell and C.F. Phelps.
    SeriesBiochemical Society symposium,, no. 49
    ContributionsCampbell, P. N., Phelps, C. F., Biochemical Society (Great Britain)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH345 .B522 no. 49
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 191 p. :
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2586519M
    ISBN 100904498166
    LC Control Number85136426
    OCLC/WorldCa19671106

    Empirical data on the molecular weight of a compound depends on the size of the molecule in question. Mass spectrometry is commonly used to find the molecular mass of small to medium-sized molecules. The weight of larger molecules and macromolecules (e.g., DNA, proteins) is found using light scattering and viscosity.   Proteins are the staff of life, the physical gears that orchestrate the movements of biology. There are estimated to be about , different kinds of proteins in the human body.


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