Some Early Historical Aspects of the Thermal Polycondensation of Amino Acids

  • Kaoru Harada


The main objective of this review is to track a part of the very early history of Professor Fox’s proteinoid theory, which was carried out in the Florida State University in Tallahassee during 1957–1960.


Glutamic Acid Aspartic Acid Amino Acid Ester Polyaspartic Acid Pyroglutamic Acid 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kaoru Harada
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of ChemistryUniversity of TsukubaSakura-mura, Ibaraki 305Japan

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