Book Volume 996 2013

Protein Nanotechnology

Protocols, Instrumentation, and Applications, Second Edition

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ISBN: 978-1-62703-353-4 (Print) 978-1-62703-354-1 (Online)

Table of contents (19 protocols)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. No Access

    Protocol

    Pages 1-15

    Protein Nanotechnology: What Is It?

  3. Old Proteins, New Tricks

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 17-17

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      Protocol

      Pages 19-41

      Bioengineered Silk Proteins to Control Cell and Tissue Functions

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      Protocol

      Pages 43-59

      Aqueous-Based Spinning of Fibers from Self-Assembling Structural Proteins

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      Protocol

      Pages 61-76

      Fibrous Protein Nanofibers

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      Protocol

      Pages 77-101

      Self-Assembling Nanomaterials: Monitoring the Formation of Amyloid Fibrils, with a Focus on Small-Angle X-Ray Scattering

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      Protocol

      Pages 103-117

      Amyloid Fibrils from Readily Available Sources: Milk Casein and Lens Crystallin Proteins

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      Protocol

      Pages 119-129

      Formation of Amphipathic Amyloid Monolayers from Fungal Hydrophobin Proteins

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      Protocol

      Pages 131-152

      Proteins and Peptides as Biological Nanowires: Towards Biosensing Devices

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      Protocol

      Pages 153-175

      Nanotechnology with S-Layer Proteins

  4. New Proteins

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 177-177

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      Protocol

      Pages 179-194

      Stimuli-Responsive Peptide Nanostructures at the Fluid–Fluid Interface

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      Protocol

      Pages 195-202

      Designed Self-Assembling Peptides as Templates for the Synthesis of Metal Nanoparticles

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      Protocol

      Pages 203-217

      Purification of Molecular Machines and Nanomotors Using Phage-Derived Monoclonal Antibody Fragments

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      Protocol

      Pages 219-230

      Determination of Enzyme Thermal Parameters for Rational Enzyme Engineering and Environmental/Evolutionary Studies

  5. Tools of the Trade

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 231-231

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      Protocol

      Pages 233-250

      Rational-Based Protein Engineering: Tips and Tools

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      Protocol

      Pages 251-267

      Construction and Analysis of Randomized Protein-Encoding Libraries Using Error-Prone PCR

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      Protocol

      Pages 269-286

      Droplets as Reaction Compartments for Protein Nanotechnology

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      Protocol

      Pages 287-312

      Label-Free, Real-Time Interaction and Adsorption Analysis 1: Surface Plasmon Resonance

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      Protocol

      Pages 313-322

      Label-Free, Real-Time Interaction and Adsorption Analysis 2: Quartz Crystal Microbalance

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      Protocol

      Pages 323-367

      Atomic Force Microscopy for Protein Nanotechnology

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 369-371