We are currently upgrading our print fulfillment systems. Print book orders placed between Sept 22 and Oct 9 will be delayed. Delivery of these orders will start on Oct 10, with purchases being fulfilled in the order received. Buy the Print and get eBook immediately for FREE. Use Code BOGO. Or save up to 40% on all orders with code: DELTA. Exclusions apply. Click here for terms and conditions.
»
The Many Faces of RNA
 
 

The Many Faces of RNA, 1st Edition

 
The Many Faces of RNA, 1st Edition,D. Eggleston,Catherine Prescott,Neil Pearson,ISBN9780122332104
 
 
 

Eggleston   &   Prescott   &   Pearson   

Academic Press

9780122332104

9780080542553

228

229 X 152

Print Book + eBook

USD 276.00
USD 460.00

Buy both together and save 40%

Print Book

Hardcover

In Stock

Estimated Delivery Time
USD 235.00

eBook
eBook Overview

VST format:

DRM Free included formats: PDF

USD 225.00
Add to Cart
 
 

Description

The Many Faces of RNA is the subject for the eighth SmithKline Beecham Pharmaceuticals Research Symposia. It highlights a rapidly developing area of scientific investigation. The style and format are deliberately designed to promote in-depth presentations and discussions and to facilitate the forging of collaborations between academic and industrial partners.
This symposium focuses on several of the many fundamental, advancing strategies for exploring RNA and its functions. It emphasizes the interplay between biology, chemistry, genomics, and molecular biology which is leading to exciting new insights and avenues of investigation. The book explores RNA as a therapeutic target, RNA as a tool, RNA and its interactions, along with chemical, computational, and structural investigations.

Readership

Audience: Research-level biochemists, pharmacologists in academia and industry.

D. Eggleston

Affiliations and Expertise

Smithkline Beecham Parmaceuticals, Harlow, Essex, U.K.

Catherine Prescott

Affiliations and Expertise

SmithKline Beecham Pharmaceuticals, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

Neil Pearson

Affiliations and Expertise

SmithKline Beecham Pharmaceuticals, Harlow, Esses, U.K.

The Many Faces of RNA, 1st Edition

Introduction.
Overview:
RNA as a Therapeutic Target for Bleomycin, S.M. Hecht.
RNA: Chemistry, Structure and Interactions:
Synthetic RNA Modification and Cross-linking Approaches towards the Structure of the Hairpin Ribozyme and the HIV-1 Tat Protein Interaction with TAR RNA, M.J. Gait, D.J. Earnshaw, M.A. Farrow, and N.A. Naryshkin.
The Ribosome - The Universal Protein-synthesizing Machine, R. Brimacombe.
tRNA Recognition by Aminoacyl-tRNA Synthetases, S. Cusack, A. Yaremchuk, and M. Tukalo. RNA-Protein Recognition During RNA Processing and Maturation, G. Varani.
RNA as a Target/RNA as a Tool:
Exploiting RNA: Potential Targets, Screens and Drug Development, C.D. Prescott, L. Hegg, K. Nurse, R. Gontarek, H. Li, V. Emerick, T. Sterner, M. Gress, G. Thom, S. Guth, and D. Rispoli.
Structural Basis for Aminoglycoside Antibiotic Action, J.D. Puglisi.
Protein-RNA Recognition in a Highly Conserved Ribosomal Domain Targeted by Thiazole Antibiotics, D.E. Draper.
Rnase P and Its Substrate, L.A. Kirsebom.
Interfering with Gene Function at the RNA Level with Oligoymes - the Development of New Tools and Therapeutics, B.S. Sproat, S.T. George, M. Ma, and A.R. Goldberg.
Progress towards Therapeutic Application of SELEX-derived Aptamers, B. Polisky.
Catalysis of Organic Reactions by RNA - Strategies for the Selection of Catalytic RNAs, A. Jaschke.
Conclusions and Opportunities, B.W. Metcalf.
Appendix: Abstracts of Posters.
Index.
 
 
Shop with Confidence

Free Shipping around the world
▪ Broad range of products
▪ 30 days return policy
FAQ