Chapter 5. Biochemistry and Protein Structure

  1. Arthur J. Sytkowski

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/3527602380.ch5

Erythropoietin: Blood, Brain and Beyond

Erythropoietin: Blood, Brain and Beyond

How to Cite

Sytkowski, A. J. (2004) Biochemistry and Protein Structure, in Erythropoietin: Blood, Brain and Beyond, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527602380.ch5

Author Information

  1. Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 330 Brooklin Ave., Boston, MA 02215, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 28 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527304950

Online ISBN: 9783527602384

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Keywords:

  • biochemistry;
  • protein structure;
  • naturally occurring Epo;
  • purification;
  • human urinary Epo;
  • recombinant human Epo;
  • human Epo gene

Summary

  • Naturally Occurring Epo

    • Difficulties in Purifying the Hormone

    • The Purification of Human Urinary Epo

    • Biochemical Properties of Human Urinary Epo

    • Some Biochemical Properties of Human Serum Epo

  • Recombinant Human Epo

    • Cloning the Human Epo Gene

    • Glycosylation of Epo

    • Physicochemical Properties of Epo

  • Structure-activity Relationships

    • Antibody Studies

    • Mutagenesis Studies

  • The Tertiary Structure of Epo

  • References