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Issue 37, 2012
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Lyophilised protein dynamics: more than just methyls?

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Abstract

Neutron spectroscopy has been used to probe picosecond to nanosecond dynamics in lyophilised apoferritin, insulin, superoxide dismutase and green fluorescent protein. These proteins have markedly different secondary structures yet similar CH3 compositions. Results suggest that while only CH3 activation is apparent in apoferritin, an enhanced dynamic environment presents itself in Ins, SOD and GfP. Our results hint at a structure dependent dynamic landscape.

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Submitted
03 Jul 2012
Accepted
03 Aug 2012
First published
20 Aug 2012

Soft Matter, 2012,8, 9529-9532
Article type
Communication

Lyophilised protein dynamics: more than just methyls?

M. T. F. Telling, L. Clifton, J. Combet, B. Frick, S. Howells and V. G. Sakai, Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 9529
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM26540K

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