Chapter 18. Structural Patterns in Nucleic Acids

  1. Prof. Dr. Hans-Beat Bürgi1 and
  2. Dr. Jack D. Dunitz2
  1. Martin Egli

Published Online: 10 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527616091.ch18

Structure Correlation, Volume 1

Structure Correlation, Volume 1

How to Cite

Egli, M. (1994) Structural Patterns in Nucleic Acids, in Structure Correlation, Volume 1 (eds H.-B. Bürgi and J. D. Dunitz), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527616091.ch18

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Laboratorium für Kristallographie der Universität, Freiestr. 3, CH-3012 Bern, Switzerland

  2. 2

    Laboratorium für Organische Chemie, ETH Zentrum, Universitätsstr. 16, CH-8092 Zürich, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 10 FEB 1994

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527290420

Online ISBN: 9783527616091

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Keywords:

  • nucleic acids;
  • subsequent crystallization;
  • spectroscopic methods;
  • dinucleotides;
  • phenomena

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Right-Handed and Left-Handed Double Helices

  • Variations in the Duplex Geometry

  • Binding of Drug Molecules to the Minor Groove of B-DNA

  • DNA Intercalation

  • Interactions between Nucleic Acids and Proteins

  • Conclusions and Future Prospects