Advances in Enzymology and Related Areas of Molecular Biology is a seminal series in the field of biochemistry, offering researchers access to authoritative reviews of the latest discoveries in all areas of enzymology and molecular biology. These landmark volumes date back to 1941, providing an unrivaled view of the historical development of enzymology. The series offers researchers the latest understanding of enzymes, their mechanisms, reactions and evolution, roles in complex biological process, and their application in both the laboratory and industry. Each volume in the series features contributions by leading pioneers and investigators in the field from around the world. All articles are carefully edited to ensure thoroughness, quality, and readability.With its wide range of topics and long historical pedigree, Advances in Enzymology and Related Areas of Molecular Biology can be used not only by students and researchers in molecular biology, biochemistry, and enzymology, but also by any scientist interested in the discovery of an enzyme, its properties, and its applications.
Alton Meister, American professor of biochemistry. Award, American Chem; Award in Biochemistry. N.A.S., Institute of Medicine of American National Academy, of Sciences. He was born on June 1, 1922 in New York, United States. Son of Morris and Florence G. Meister. Harvard College, and Cornell University Medical College. Journal of Biological Chemistry since 1977.
Chemical and Genetic Probes of the Active Site of D-Ribulose-1,5-Bifphosphate Carboxylase/Oxygenase: A Retrospective Based on the Three-Dimensional Structure (F. Hartman & M. Harpel). Phenylalanine Hydroxylating System (S. Kaufman). Post-Translational Modification of Proteins (R. Krishna & F. Wold). The Role of Metal Clusters and MgATP in Nitrogenase Catalysis (L. Mortenson, et al.). Myristoyl CoA: Protein N-Myristoyl-Transferase (D. Rudnick, et al.). Development of Enzyme-Based Methods for DNA Sequence Analysis and Their Applications in the Genome Projects (R. Wu). Indexes.