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Peptide Sequencing by Edman Degradation

  1. John Bryan Smith

Published Online: 19 APR 2001

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0002688

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How to Cite

Smith, J. B. 2001. Peptide Sequencing by Edman Degradation. eLS. .

Author Information

  1. Celltech Chiroscience plc, Slough, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 APR 2001

Abstract

Edman chemistry is a long-established approach to determination of the primary structure, or sequence, of polypeptides.

Keywords:

  • Edman chemistry;
  • peptide sequence;
  • protein sequence