Display Settings:

Format

Send to:

Choose Destination
We are sorry, but NCBI web applications do not support your browser and may not function properly. More information
Methods Mol Biol. 2011;681:3-23. doi: 10.1007/978-1-60761-913-0_1.

A digest of protein purification.

Author information

  • 1School of Biotechnology and National Centre for Sensor Research, Dublin City University, Dublin, Ireland. Dermot.walls@dcu.ie

Abstract

The isolation of a given protein, free of all other biomolecules, is the primary objective of any protein purification scheme. Classical chromatographic procedures have been designed to exploit particular distinguishing features of individual target proteins, such as size, physico-chemical properties and binding affinity. Advances in molecular biology and bioinformatics have positively contributed at every level to the challenge of purifying individual proteins and more recently have led to the development of high-throughput proteomic platforms. Here, a summation of developments in the field of protein chromatography is given, coupled with a compilation of general resources and tools that are available to assist with protein purification processes.

PMID:
20978957
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
PubMed Commons home

PubMed Commons

0 comments
How to join PubMed Commons

    Supplemental Content

    Full text links

    Icon for Springer
    Loading ...
    Write to the Help Desk