Protein Folding

An Introduction

  • Cláudio M. Gomes
  • Patrícia F.N. Faísca

Part of the SpringerBriefs in Molecular Science book series (BRIEFSMOLECULAR)

Also part of the Protein Folding and Structure book sub series (BRIEFSPROTEIN)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Cláudio M. Gomes, Patrícia F. N. Faísca
    Pages 1-63

About this book


This snapshot volume is designed to provide a smooth entry into the field of protein folding. Presented in a concise manner, each section introduces key concepts while providing a brief overview of the relevant literature. Outlook subsections will pinpoint specific aspects related to emerging methodologies, concepts and trends.


Folding Kinetics Folding Thermodynamics Molecular Simulations Protein Folding in the Cell Protein Misfolding and Disease Protein Misfolding and Disease Single Molecule Experiments

Authors and affiliations

  • Cláudio M. Gomes
    • 1
  • Patrícia F.N. Faísca
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Chemistry and BiochemistryFaculty of Sciences, University of LisboLisboaPortugal
  2. 2.Department of PhysicsFaculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon, Biosystems and Integrative Sciences InstituteLisbonPortugal

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