Glycosylphosphatudylinositol anchors: new methods for GPI structure analysis

L. M. Thomson, T. Fontaine, A. Mehlert, M. A. J. Ferguson

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    Abstract

    Glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI) membrane anchors are ubiquitous among the eukaryotes and are used to attach membrane glycoproteins to the outer leaflet of the plasma membrane. In this article, some new methods of GPI structure determination are discussed.

    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationChemical probes in biology
    Subtitle of host publicationscience at the interface of chemistry, biology and medicine
    EditorsM. P. Schneider
    Place of PublicationDordrecht
    PublisherSpringer
    Pages227-233
    Number of pages7
    ISBN (Print)978-1-4020-1769-8
    Publication statusPublished - 2003
    EventInternational Summer School, NATO/FEBS Advanced Study Institute - Spetses, Greece
    Duration: 18 Aug 200230 Aug 2002

    Publication series

    NameNato Science Series 2
    PublisherSpringer
    Volume129

    Conference

    ConferenceInternational Summer School, NATO/FEBS Advanced Study Institute
    CountryGreece
    CitySpetses
    Period18/08/0230/08/02

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