Chapter 1.3. Stabilization of Peptide Microstructures by Coordination of Metal Ions

  1. Professor Dr. Carsten Schmuck2 and
  2. Professor Dr. Helma Wennemers3
  1. Markus Albrecht

Published Online: 27 MAY 2005

DOI: 10.1002/3527603727.ch1c

Highlights in Bioorganic Chemistry: Methods and Applications

Highlights in Bioorganic Chemistry: Methods and Applications

How to Cite

Albrecht, M. (2004) Stabilization of Peptide Microstructures by Coordination of Metal Ions, in Highlights in Bioorganic Chemistry: Methods and Applications (eds C. Schmuck and H. Wennemers), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527603727.ch1c

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Institute of Organic Chemistry, University of Würzburg, Am Hubland, 97074 Würzburg, Germany

  2. 3

    Department of Chemistry, University of Basel, St. Johanns Ring 19, CH-4056 Basel, Switzerland

Author Information

  1. Institut für Organische Chemie RWTH-Aachen, Professor-Pirlet-Straße 1, 52074 Aachen, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2005
  2. Published Print: 14 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527306565

Online ISBN: 9783527603725

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Keywords:

  • biomolecules;
  • conformation;
  • stabilization of peptide microstructures;
  • Ramachandran's method;
  • metals in proteins

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

    • Introduction

    • Dinuclear Coordination Compounds from Amino Acid-bridged Dicatechol Ligands: Induction of a Right- or a Left-handed Conformation at a Single Amino Acid Residue

    • Peptide-bridged Dicatechol Ligands for Stabilization of Linear Compared with Loop-type Peptide Conformations

    • Approaches Used to Stabilize Bioactive Conformations at Peptides by Metal Coordination

    • Conclusions

    • References

    • Conformational Analysis of Proteins: Ramachandran's Method

    • Metals in Proteins — Tools for the Stabilization of Secondary Structures and as Parts of Reaction Centers