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History of Protein Chemistry

  1. Graeme K Hunter

Published Online: 19 FEB 2002

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0003464

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How to Cite

Hunter, G. K. 2002. History of Protein Chemistry. eLS. .

Author Information

  1. University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 FEB 2002

Abstract

Protein chemistry may be defined as the study of the structure and chemical properties of proteins.

Keywords:

  • proteins;
  • polypeptides;
  • amino acids;
  • macromolecules