Solid-State Metalloproteins—An Alternative to Immobilisation
AbstractThis commentary outlines a protein engineering approach as an alternative to immobilisation developed in our laboratory. We use a recombinant silk protein into which metal active sites can be incorporated to produce solid-state metalloprotein materials. The silk protein directly coordinates to the metal centres providing control over their reactivity akin to that seen in naturally occurring metalloproteins. These solid-state materials are remarkably stable at a range of temperatures and different solvent conditions. I discuss the genesis of this approach and highlight areas where such solid-state materials could find application. View Full-Text
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Rapson, T.D. Solid-State Metalloproteins—An Alternative to Immobilisation. Molecules 2016, 21, 919.
Rapson TD. Solid-State Metalloproteins—An Alternative to Immobilisation. Molecules. 2016; 21(7):919.Chicago/Turabian Style
Rapson, Trevor D. 2016. "Solid-State Metalloproteins—An Alternative to Immobilisation." Molecules 21, no. 7: 919.
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