University Chemistry ›› 2016, Vol. 31 ›› Issue (1): 1-6.doi: 10.3866/pku.DXHX20160101

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Protein-Modification Based on Canonical Amino Acid

Ying-Qin HOU,Hua LV*()   

  • Published:2016-01-28
  • Contact: Hua LV


Chemical modifications on certain amino acids can result in diverse effects on protein structures and functions.For this, numerous strategies have been developed for site-specific or residue-specific protein modifications.Here we summarize the latest progresses on proteinmodification based on canonical amino acids such as cysteine, tyrosine and N-terminus.

Key words: Protein-modification, Canonical amino acid, Cysteine, Tyrosine


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