8. Proteins and Peptides: Structure Determination

  1. Chhabil Dass

Published Online: 24 AUG 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470118498.ch8

Fundamentals of Contemporary Mass Spectrometry

Fundamentals of Contemporary Mass Spectrometry

How to Cite

Dass, C. (2007) Proteins and Peptides: Structure Determination, in Fundamentals of Contemporary Mass Spectrometry, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470118498.ch8

Author Information

  1. University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 AUG 2006
  2. Published Print: 13 APR 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471682295

Online ISBN: 9780470118498



  • proteins and peptides - structure determination;
  • amino acid sequence determination of proteins;
  • peptide mass fingerprinting


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Structure of Proteins

  • Determination of the Sequence of a Protein

  • General Protocol for Amino Acid Sequence Determination of Proteins

  • Molecular Mass Measurement of Proteins

  • Peptide Mass Mapping

  • Proteomics

  • Quantitative Proteomics

  • Biomarker Discovery

  • De Novo Protein Sequencing

  • Determination of the Amino Acid Sequence of Peptides

  • Overview

  • Exercises

  • Additional Reading

  • References