Chapter 1. Introduction

  1. Dr. Albrecht Messerschmidt

Published Online: 5 JAN 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527610129.ch1

X-Ray Crystallography of Biomacromolecules: A Practical Guide

X-Ray Crystallography of Biomacromolecules: A Practical Guide

How to Cite

Messerschmidt, A. (2007) Introduction, in X-Ray Crystallography of Biomacromolecules: A Practical Guide, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527610129.ch1

Author Information

  1. Max-Planck-Institue of Biochemistry, Department of Proteomics and Signal Transduction, Research Group: Structural Proteomics, Am Klopferspitz 18, 82152 Martinsried, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 JAN 2007
  2. Published Print: 15 DEC 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527313969

Online ISBN: 9783527610129

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Keywords:

  • crystals and symmetry;
  • protein solubility;
  • ionic strength;
  • experimental techniques;
  • crystallization screenings;
  • high-throughput crystallization;
  • imaging;
  • analysis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Crystals and Symmetry

  • Protein Solubility

    • Ionic Strength

      • “Salting-in”

      • “Salting-out”

    • pH and Counterions

    • Temperature

    • Organic Solvents

  • Experimental Techniques

    • Batch Crystallization

    • Vapor Diffusion

    • Crystallization by Dialysis

  • Crystallization Screenings

  • High-Throughput Crystallization, Imaging, and Analysis