Unit

UNIT 6.4 Overview of Protein Folding

  1. Roger H. Pain

Published Online: 1 MAY 2001

DOI: 10.1002/0471140864.ps0604s00

Current Protocols in Protein Science

Current Protocols in Protein Science

How to Cite

Pain, R. H. 2001. Overview of Protein Folding. Current Protocols in Protein Science. 00:6.4:6.4.1–6.4.7.

Author Information

  1. Jozef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
  2. Published Print: JUN 1995

Abstract

This overview discusses aspects of protein folding including aggregation, folding pathways, disulfide bonds, stabilization of the native functional state, and approaches for achieving an acceptable rate of protein folding starting with a denatured polypeptide.