Publisher description for Dynamic studies in biology : phototriggers, photoswitches and caged biomolecules / edited by Maurice Goeldner, Richard Givens.
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With contributions by more than 30 expert researchers, this handbook covers the whole spectrum from chemistry to cell biology and from theory to application. In so doing, it deals with a broad range of topics from the chemistry and biophysics of caged compounds to their application in time-resolved studies, comparing the properties of different caging groups. The authors describe in detail light-activation of proteins as well as nucleic acids, while a special section is devoted to multiphoton phototriggers.
A must-have for every biochemist, biophysicist and molecular biologist developing and working with these novel methods.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Biomolecules -- Separation.
Protective groups (Chemistry)