Glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI) Anchoring of Proteins by Anant Kumar MenonGlycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI) Anchoring of Proteins by Anant Kumar Menon

Glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI) Anchoring of Proteins

byAnant Kumar Menon, Anant Kumar Menon, Taroh Kinoshita...

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This volume of The Enzymes features high-caliber thematic articles on the topic of glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI) anchoring of proteins.

* Contributions from leading authorities
* Informs and updates on all the latest developments in the field

Fuyu Tamanoi is a biochemist who has served on the UCLA School of Medicine and UCLA College faculty since he joined the Department of Microbiology, Immunology & Molecular Genetics in 1993. He became a full professor in 1997. Since 1996, he has been a Director of Signal Transduction Program Area at Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center. D...
Title:Glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI) Anchoring of ProteinsFormat:OtherDimensions:500 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:July 9, 2009Publisher:Elsevier ScienceLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0080960952

ISBN - 13:9780080960951


Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Overview of GPI biosynthesis, gene list
Taroh Kinoshita

Chapter 2: GlcNAc transfer reaction, GPI-GnT, Ras signaling
David E. Levin

Chapter 3: GlcNAc-PI de-N-acetylase
Michael A. J. Ferguson

Chapter 4: Inositol acylation/deacylation
Yoshifumi Jigami

Chapter 5: Mannosylation
Yusuke Maeda

Chapter 6: Phosphoethanolamine transfer
Peter Orlean

Chapter 7: Transamidase
Anant K. Menon

Chapter 8: Flipping and pathway topology
Anant Menon

Chapter 9: Evolutional conservation and Bioinformatics
John Samuelson

Chapter 10: GPI in apicomplexan and parasites
Ralph Schwarz

Chapter 11: Chemical synthesis of GPI
Ram A. Vishwakarma

Chapter 12: Use of synthetic GPIs as anti-toxic vaccine
Peter Seeberger

Chapter 13: ER export and GPI-proteins
Howard Riezman

Chapter 14: Polarized sorting of GPI proteins
Chiara Zurzolo

Chapter 15: Involvement of GPIs in yeast cell wall structure
Peter N. Lipke

Chapter 16: Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PIGA mutation)
Lucio Luzzatto

Chapter 17: Inherited GPI deficiency
Anastasios Karadimitris

Chapter 18: Inhibitors of GPI biosynthesis
Terry K. Smith