Bioenergetics and Thermodynamics: Model Systems

Synthetic and Natural Chelates and Macrocycles as Models for Biological and Pharmaceutical Studies

  • A. Braibanti

Part of the NATO Advance Study Institutes Series book series (ASIC, volume 55)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Bioenergetics and Thermodynamics. Aims and Methodology of the School

  3. Design of Peptide Molecules to Mimic the Metal Binding Sites of Proteins

  4. Calorimetry and Biology

    1. Julian M. Sturtevant
      Pages 17-22
  5. Bioinorganic Chemistry of Nickel

    1. Bibudhendra Sarkar
      Pages 23-32
  6. Design and Synthesis of Ligands

    1. Jean-Pierre Sauvage
      Pages 33-42
  7. Holes, Handedness, Handles, and Hopes: Meeting the Requirements of Primary Binding, Chirality, Secondary Interactions and Functionality in Enzyme Analogues

  8. Testing of Ligands

    1. Jean-Pierre Sauvage
      Pages 63-73
  9. Calorimetric Techniques to Study Proton-Ligand and Metal-Ligand Interactions

  10. Structural and Energetic Aspects of Metal-Ligand Binding

  11. Transport of Metal Ions by Liquid Membranes Containing Macrocyclic Carriers

  12. Enthalpy, Free-Energy, and Entropy Data for Structure-Activity Relationships in Acids and Bases

  13. Potentiometric and Spectroscopic Determination of Equilibrium Constants

  14. Experimental Data in Chemical and Biological Systems at Equilibrium

  15. What Concentration Scale? What Standard State? What Species are Present?

  16. Treatment and Analysis of Equilibrium Data by Computers

  17. Mixed Complexes

    1. Giorgio Ostacoli
      Pages 181-205
  18. Kinetics and Thermodynamics of Enzyme Action and Regulation

  19. Computer Models of Biological Systems

    1. Peter M. May
      Pages 221-227
  20. Membranes, Alkali Metals and Transfer

    1. David E. Fenton
      Pages 229-251
  21. Synthetic Solvent-Polymeric Membranes and Their Transport Characteristics

  22. Macrocycles and Cation Selectivity

    1. David E. Fenton
      Pages 275-296
  23. Selectivity of Membranes towards Ions and Molecules

    1. J. Jagur-Grodzinski
      Pages 297-312
  24. Transport Phenomena across Solid and Liquid Membranes

  25. Carriers and Channels in Artificial and Biological Membranes

  26. Lipid Bilayer Electrochemistry and Role of the Carroers

  27. The Lipid Bilayer: A Model System for Biological Membranes

  28. Differential Scanning Calorimetry. Processes Involving Proteins

  29. Recent Advances in Biochemical Calorimetry

    1. Julian M. Sturtevant
      Pages 397-403
  30. Interpretation of Calorimetric Data from Cooperative Systems

  31. Selective Complexation of Ammonium and Guanidinium Salts by Synthetic Receptor Molecules

  32. Dynamical Aspects of Small-Molecule Protein Interaction

  33. The Following Three Lectures by J.M. Lehn and R. Österberg are Presented as Summaries by the Authors

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 453-453
    2. Ragnar Österberg
      Pages 463-464
    3. Ragnar Österberg
      Pages 465-466
    4. Julian M. Sturtevant
      Pages 467-471
  34. Back Matter
    Pages 473-474

About this book


Base Carrier Transport chirality electrochemistry entropy enzymes metals thermodynamics

Editors and affiliations

  • A. Braibanti
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of PharmacyUniversity of ParmaParmaItaly

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1980
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-009-9037-1
  • Online ISBN 978-94-009-9035-7
  • Series Print ISSN 1389-2185
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