1. Mammalian Glycan Biosynthesis: Building a Template for Biological Recognition

  1. Binghe Wang2 and
  2. Geert-Jan Boons3
  1. M. Adam Meledeo,
  2. Venkata D. P. Paruchuri,
  3. Jian Du,
  4. Zhiyun Wang and
  5. Kevin J. Yarema

Published Online: 7 JUL 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118017586.ch1

Carbohydrate Recognition: Biological Problems, Methods, and Applications

Carbohydrate Recognition: Biological Problems, Methods, and Applications

How to Cite

Meledeo, M. A., Paruchuri, V. D. P., Du, J., Wang, Z. and Yarema, K. J. (2011) Mammalian Glycan Biosynthesis: Building a Template for Biological Recognition, in Carbohydrate Recognition: Biological Problems, Methods, and Applications (eds B. Wang and G.-J. Boons), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118017586.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Chemistry and Center for Biotechnology and Drug Design, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

  2. 3

    University of Georgia, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Biomedical Engineering, The Whitaker Biomedical Engineering Institute, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 JUL 2011
  2. Published Print: 22 AUG 2011

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series in Drug Discovery and Development

Book Series Editors:

  1. Binghe Wang

Series Editor Information

  1. Department of Chemistry and Center for Biotechnology and Drug Design, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470592076

Online ISBN: 9781118017586

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Keywords:

  • mammalian glycan biosynthesis, biological recognition - mammalian glycosylation mechanics;
  • glycosylation, posttranslational modifications (PTMs) - in protein diversity and function;
  • methodology, new technologies and “tried and true” approaches - and glycan biosynthesis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction and Outline

  • The Mechanics of Mammalian Glycosylation

  • Methodology-New Technologies Mesh with “Tried and True” Approaches

  • Acknowledgements

  • References