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Water and biological macromolecules

Author: Eric Westhof
Publisher: Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, 1993.
Series: Topics in molecular and structural biology (Boca Raton, Fla.)
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Water and biological macromolecules.
Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, 1993
(OCoLC)624396841
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Westhof
ISBN: 0849375703 9780849375705
OCLC Number: 26853516
Description: xiii, 466 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Water --
Water structure --
Structure determination: diffraction studies --
Liquid water --
Ice polymorphs --
Small crystal hydrates --
Structural regularities between water molecules --
Water structure around biological molecules --
Thermodynamic and dynamic properties of water --
Density and isothermal compressibility of liquid water --
Dynamic properties --
Rotational correlation times and the lifetime of hydrogen bonds in water --
Aqueous solutions of simple hydrophobic solutes --
Proteins --
Hydration of amino acids in protein crystals --
Methods --
Results --
Water structure of crystallized proteins: high resolution studies --
Crystallographic methods --
Other methods --
Hydration of protein secondary structures: the role in protein folding --
Hydration of alpha-helices --
Hydration of 3₁₀ helices and reverse turns --
Hydration of [beta]-sheets. (cont) Nucleic acids --
Molecular dynamics simulations on the hydration, structure and motions of DNA oligomers --
MD simulation --
MD studies on prototype systems --
MD studies on DNA in vacuo --
MD studies on DNA with solvent --
Restrained MD and refinement --
MD studies of DNA variants and complexes --
Brownian dynamics simulations --
Structural water bridges in nucleic acids --
Hydration around phosphate groups --
5'-phosphate-water-base bridges --
3'-phosphate-water-sugar bridges --
3'-phosphate-water-base bridges --
Other phosphate-wate-base bridges --
Other phosphate-water-sugar bridges --
Sugar-water-base bridges --
Base-water-base bridges --
Hydration sites and hydration bridges around DNA helices --
Hydration site approach --
Monte Carlo calculations --
Light scattering spectroscopy studies of the water molecules in DNA --
Raman and Brillouin spectroscopies --
Structure of DNA hydration shell studied by Raman spectroscopy --
Dynamics of DNA hydration shell studied by Brillouin spectroscopy. (cont) Polysaccharides and lipids --
Polysaccharide interactions with water --
Analysis of the structural methods --
Water location in crystalline polysaccharides --
Water in the crystalline polymorphism of polysaccharides --
Difficulties and limits of water location in crystalline polysaccharides --
Role of structural water molecules in protein-saccharide complexes --
Periplasmic binding proteins: complexes with monosaccharides and disaccharides --
Enzymes --
Lectins --
Lipid hydration --
Lipids --
Sources of lipid hydration --
Temperature effects --
Ion and solute effects --
Modelling lipid-water interactions --
Consequences of lipid hydration --
Lipid aggregation in water --
Hydration force --
Relevance of lipid hydration --
Thermodynamics --
Hydration forces --
Theory --
Negative interfacial tensions and polar repulsion --
Quantitative expression of hydrophilicity and hydrophobicity --
Hydration orientation --
Consequences and examples of hydration forces --
Solvation forces in non-aqueous media. (cont) How specific interactions overcome hydration forces --
Solvation thermodynamics of biopolymers --
Definitions --
Ingredients of (delta)Ga --
Some illustrative numerical examples --
Critique of the group additivity assumption for the solvation Gibbs energy --
Examples of biochemical processes affected by solvation --
Solvation and structural changes in the solvent.
Series Title: Topics in molecular and structural biology (Boca Raton, Fla.)
Responsibility: edited by Eric Westhof.
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