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Author Rhodes, Gale
Title Crystallography Made Crystal Clear : A Guide for Users of Macromolecular Models
Imprint Burlington : Elsevier Science & Technology, 2006
©2006
book jacket
Edition 3rd ed
Descript 1 online resource (354 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Complementary Science Ser
Complementary Science Ser
Note Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Preface to the Third Edition -- Preface to the Second Edition -- Preface to the First Edition -- Table of Contents -- Chapter 1: Model and Molecule -- Chapter 2: An Overview of Protein Crystallography -- 2.1 Introduction -- 2.2 Crystals -- 2.3 Collecting X-ray data -- 2.4 Diffraction -- 2.5 Coordinate systems in crystallography -- 2.6 The mathematics of crystallography: A brief description -- Chapter 3: Protein Crystals -- 3.1 Properties of protein crystals -- 3.2 Evidence that solution and crystal structures are similar -- 3.3 Growing protein crystals -- 3.4 Judging crystal quality -- 3.5 Mounting crystals for data collection -- Chapter 4: Collecting Diffraction Data -- 4.1 Introduction -- 4.2 Geometric principles of diffraction -- 4.3 Collecting X-ray diffraction data -- 4.4 Summary -- Chapter 5: From Diffraction Data to Electron Density -- 5.1 Introduction -- 5.2 Fourier sums and the Fourier transform -- 5.3 Fourier mathematics and diffraction -- 5.4 Meaning of the Fourier equations -- 5.5 Summary: From data to density -- Chapter 6: Obtaining Phases -- 6.1 Introduction -- 6.2 Two-dimensional representation of structure factors -- 6.3 Isomorphous replacement -- 6.4 Anomalous scattering -- 6.5 Molecular replacement: Related proteins as phasing models -- 6.6 Iterative improvement of phases (preview of Chapter 7) -- Chapter 7: Obtaining and Judging the Molecular Model -- 7.1 Introduction -- 7.2 Iterative improvement of maps and models-overview -- 7.3 First maps -- 7.4 The Model becomes molecular -- 7.5 Structure refinement -- 7.6 Convergence to a final model -- 7.7 Sharing the model -- Chapter 8: A User's Guide to Crystallographic Models -- 8.1 Introduction -- 8.2 Judging the quality and usefulness of the refined model -- 8.3 Reading a crystallography paper -- 8.4 Summary
Chapter 9: Other Diffraction Methods -- 9.1 Introduction -- 9.2 Fiber diffraction -- 9.3 Diffraction by amorphous materials (scattering) -- 9.4 Neutron diffraction -- 9.5 Electron diffraction and cryo-electron microscopy -- 9.6 Laue diffraction and time-resolved crystallography -- 9.7 Summary -- Chapter 10: Other Kinds of Macromolecular Models -- 10.1 Introduction -- 10.2 NMR models -- 10.3 Homology models -- 10.4 Other theoretical models -- Chapter 11: Tools for Studying Macromolecules -- 11.1 Introduction -- 11.2 Computer models of molecules -- 11.3 Touring a molecular modeling program -- 11.4 Other tools for studying structure -- 11.5 Final note -- Viewing Stereo Images -- Index -- Instructions for online access
Now uses full-colour art, web tools, and concise language to explain the basics of X-ray crystallography
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Rhodes, Gale Crystallography Made Crystal Clear : A Guide for Users of Macromolecular Models Burlington : Elsevier Science & Technology,c2006 9780125870733
Subject Macromolecules;Macromolecules - Structure;Proteins;Proteins - Structure;Structure;X-ray crystallography;X-ray crystallography.Macromolecules--Structure.Proteins--Structure
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