12. Synthetic Lectin Mimics Artificial Carbohydrate Receptors

  1. Binghe Wang1 and
  2. Geert-Jan Boons2
  1. Xiaochuan Yang,
  2. Yunfeng Cheng and
  3. Binghe Wang

Published Online: 7 JUL 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118017586.ch12

Carbohydrate Recognition: Biological Problems, Methods, and Applications

Carbohydrate Recognition: Biological Problems, Methods, and Applications

How to Cite

Yang, X., Cheng, Y. and Wang, B. (2011) Synthetic Lectin Mimics Artificial Carbohydrate Receptors, 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.ch12

Editor Information

  1. 1

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

  2. 2

    University of Georgia, USA

Author Information

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

  • synthetic lectin, mimicking artificial carbohydrate receptors - critical role in cell–cell adhesion;
  • lectin mimics - for mono- and oligosaccharide detections;
  • glycosylation, post-translational protein modification - artificial lectin mimics, glycoprotein detection or/and differentiation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Monoboronic Acid Interactions with Diol- and Hydroxyl-Containing Compounds

  • Lectin Mimics for Mono- and Oligosaccharide Detections

  • Lectin Mimics for the Detection of Glycoproteins

  • Lectin Mimics for Cell Surface Glycan Recognition

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements

  • References