Chapter 2. Structure-Function Relationships in Adenylate Cyclase Systems

  1. David Evered and
  2. Julie Whelan
  1. Martin Rodbell

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720721.ch2

Ciba Foundation Symposium 90 - Receptors, Antibodies and Disease

Ciba Foundation Symposium 90 - Receptors, Antibodies and Disease

How to Cite

Rodbell, M. (1982) Structure-Function Relationships in Adenylate Cyclase Systems, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 90 - Receptors, Antibodies and Disease (eds D. Evered and J. Whelan), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720721.ch2

Author Information

  1. National lnstitutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20205, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1982

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780272796542

Online ISBN: 9780470720721

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Keywords:

  • structure-function relationships;
  • hormones;
  • adenylate cyclase systems;
  • catalytic unit;
  • nucleotide-regulatory units

Summary

This Chapter Contains Section Title:

  • Components of Adenylate Cyclase Systems

  • The ‘Coupling’ Problem

  • The GTPase Cycle

  • Transition States

  • Properties of the Catalytic Unit

  • Functional Structure of Receptors

  • Theory

  • Concluding Comments

  • Reference

  • Discussion

  • Reference