Protein Nanotechnology

  • Jayachandra S. YaradoddiEmail author
  • Merja Hannele Kontro
  • Sharanabasava V. Ganachari
  • M. B. Sulochana
  • Dayanand Agsar
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Medical management should be well-preserved; in particular, a fast, easy, and cheap diagnosis. Sometimes, a RNA and DNA nanobio-based diagnostic may not provide precise data with regard to specific disorders. Therefore, some quantifiable protein information and molecular folding are required for the analysis of such disorders. Proteins at minute concentrations are typically undetectable under normal circumstances nowadays, and can be measured and quantified using protein nanotechnology methods. On the other hand, protein machinery carry out tasks that are unsafe for cell behavior, comprising DNA duplication, intracellular carriage, ion pumps, and cellular motility. They have changed with unbelievable multiplicity, precision, efficacy, and a substantial number of studies in contemporary biology have been intended to expose the vital mechanisms or processes of their primary function. This chapter also emphasizes the recent developments in protein nanotechnology, with a special focus on molecular cytoskeletal motors, dyneins, myosins, and kinesins. They constitute a subcategory of protein machineries; they have distinguished properties and are able to convert biochemical energy to work automatically.


Protein nanotechnology 3D structure of protein Biomolecular motors Microtubules Immobilization System design Protein stability Nanobio-based diagnostic 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jayachandra S. Yaradoddi
    • 1
    • 5
    Email author
  • Merja Hannele Kontro
    • 2
  • Sharanabasava V. Ganachari
    • 1
  • M. B. Sulochana
    • 3
  • Dayanand Agsar
    • 4
  1. 1.Centre for Material Science, Advanced Research in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, School of Mechanical EngineeringKLE Technological University (formerly known as B.V. Bhoomaraddi College of Engineering and Technology)HubballiIndia
  2. 2.Department of Environmental SciencesUniversity of HelsinkiLahtiFinland
  3. 3.Department of PG Studies and Research in BiotechnologyGulbarga UniversityKalaburagiIndia
  4. 4.Department of PG Studies and Research in MicrobiologyGulbarga UniversityKalaburagiIndia
  5. 5.Extremz Biosciences Private Limited (Govt. of Karnataka Funded Startup)KLE Technological University (formerly known as B.V. Bhoomaraddi College of Engineering and Technology)HubballiIndia

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