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Posttranslational Oxidative Modifications of Proteins

Peptides and Proteins

  1. Christian Schöneich,
  2. Lorena B. Barrón

Published Online: 15 SEP 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470027318.a1626

Encyclopedia of Analytical Chemistry

Encyclopedia of Analytical Chemistry

How to Cite

Schöneich, C. and Barrón, L. B. 2006. Posttranslational Oxidative Modifications of Proteins. Encyclopedia of Analytical Chemistry. .

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  1. The University of Kansas, Lawrence, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 SEP 2006

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Specific oxidative modifications of amino acids in proteins are used to monitor the exposure of biological tissue to oxidative stress. This article introduces the most prevalent oxidative amino acid modifications which have been characterized in vivo and summarizes the analytical methodology for their identification and quantification.