Protein Prenylation, Part A by Christine Hrycyna

Protein Prenylation, Part A

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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

About The Author

Professor Fuyu Tamanoi works at the Dept. of Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics at the University of California.

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Title:Protein Prenylation, Part AFormat:OtherDimensions:356 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:July 10, 2011Publisher:Elsevier ScienceLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0123813409

ISBN - 13:9780123813404

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Protein prenylation: A perspective on initial discoveries

John Glomset

Chapter 2: Insights into the function of prenylation from nuclear lamin farnesylation

Michael Sinensky

Chapter 3: Posttranslational Processing of Nuclear Lamins

Brandon S. J. Davies, Catherine Coffinier, Shao H. Yang, Hea-Jin Jung, Loren G. Fong, and Stephen G. Young

Chapter 4: Prenylated Proteins in Peroxisome Biogenesis

Robert Rucktäschel, Rezeda Mirgalieva, Ralf Erdmann

Chapter 5: Lipid Modification of Ras Superfamily GTPases: Not Just Membrane Glue

Emily J. Chenette,,Channing J. Der

Chapter 6: Heterogeneous Prenyl Processing of the Heterotrimeric G protein Gamma Subunits

John Hildebrandt

Chapter 7: Farnesylation versus geranylgeranylation in G-protein-mediated light signaling

Masahiro Okada , Hidetoshi Kassai, Yoshitaka Fukada

Chapter 8: Organization and function of the Rab prenylation and recycling machinery

Kirill Alexandrov, Yaowen Wu, Wulf Blankenfeldt, Herbert Waldmann, Roger S. Goody

Chapter 9: Protein prenylation and CaaX processing in plants

Shaul Yalovsky

Chapter 10: Posttranslational isoprenylation on tryptophan residue in Bacillus subtilis

Masahiro Okada, Fumitada Tsuji, Youji Sakagami

Chapter 11: Global analysis of prenylated proteins by the use of a tagging via substrate approach

Lai N. Chan, Fuyuhiko Tamanoi

Chapter 12: Global Identification of Protein Prenyltransferase Substrates: Defining the Prenylated Proteome

Corissa L. Lamphear, Elaina A. Zverina, James L. Hougland, Carol A. Fierke

Chapter 13: Structural biochemistry of CaaX protein prenyltransferases

Michael A. Hast , Lorena S. Beese

Chapter 14: Genetic Analyses of the CAAX Protein Prenyltransferases in Mice


Chapter 15: Farnesyl Transferase Inhibitors: From Targeted Cancer Therapeutic to a Potential Treatment for Progeria

W. Robert Bishop, Ronald Doll, Paul Kirschmeier