UNIT 1.1 Overview of Protein Purification and Characterization
Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
Copyright © 2003 by John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Lab Protocol Title
Current Protocols in Protein Science
How to Cite
Scopes, R. 2001. Overview of Protein Purification and Characterization. Current Protocols in Protein Science. 00:1.1:1.1.1–1.1.6.
- Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
- Published Print: JUN 1995
This insightful overview by one of the most respected names in protein research discusses a broad array of the aspects involved with protein purification, including historical background, determining the purpose for purifying a particular protein, and actual methods and recommendations for purification procedures. Also covered are methods of analysis and detection, and techniques for characterizing a purified protein. Finally, a useful discussion of the equipment needed in a protein purification lab is provided.