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The protamines and histones

Albrecht Kossel

The protamines and histones

by Albrecht Kossel

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Published by Longmans in [n.p.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Proteins

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtranslated from the original German manuscript by William Veale Thorpe.
    SeriesMonographs on biochemistry, ed. by R.H.L. Plimmer
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 107 p.
    Number of Pages107
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15392209M

    We also detected 11 novel PTMs on the protamines PRM1 and PRM2 and observed that they are present in specific combinations on individual sionsBoth histones and protamines carry multiple PTMs in the adult mouse sperm. On protamines, specific PTM combinations might form a ‘protamine code’ similar to the ‘histone code’. DNA in mammalian, and most vertebrate sperm, is packaged by protamines into a highly condensed, biochemically inert form of chromatin. A model is proposed for the structure of this DNA-protamine complex which describes the site and mode of protamine binding to DNA and postulates, for the first time, specific inter- and intraprotamine interactions essential for the Cited by: 2.

      Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork. provides accurate and independent information on more t prescription drugs, over-the-counter medicines and natural products. This material is provided for educational purposes only and is not intended for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Data sources include IBM Watson Micromedex (updated 4 May ), Cerner Multum™ (updated 4 May Drug classes: Heparin antagonists, Anticoagulant reversal agents.

    Full text of "Practical physiological chemistry: a book designed for use in courses in " See other formats. Protamines are small, arginine-rich, nuclear proteins that replace histones and transition proteins late in spermiogenesis. They play an important role in spermatid genome inactivation and sperm chromatin condensation and stabilization. Protamine binding to DNA may even contribute the forces that drive nuclear compaction and contribute to head shaping.


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The protamines and histones by Albrecht Kossel Download PDF EPUB FB2

Histones and Other Nuclear Proteins provides an introduction to the status of research and knowledge of histones and nuclear proteins.

This book discusses the classification of the nuclear proteins, the role of proteins in control of the genome, repressor substances, and history of the nuclear proteins.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kossel, A. (Albrecht), Protamine und Histone. Leipzig, F. Deuticke, (OCoLC) Document Type. The protamines and histones book, simple alkaline protein usually occurring in combination with a nucleic acid as a nucleoprotein.

In the s Johann Friedrich Miescher discovered a protamine, salmine, in the sperm of salmon. Other typical protamines include sturine, from sturgeon, and clupeine, from herring sperm.

The. Evolution of protamines. Several excellent reviews describe the basic nuclear proteins that package DNA in the sperm of plants [] and animals [].During sperm development in animals, the histones that package DNA in early spermatids are removed from the DNA and replaced in the final stages of spermatid maturation by one of three types of proteins: Cited by: A discussion on gene duplication as a principal vehicle of evolutionary change is also included in this chapter.

Chapter 2 focuses on chromosomal proteins, such as those proteins associated with the genetic material of eukaryotic organisms, specifically the protamines, the histones, and the ""nonhistone"" proteins. The histones in sperm chromatin are a subset of the histones found in somatic chromatin, and they form nucleosomes which are more closely packed than those found in somatic cells.

Histone H1 is absent, histone H2 takes the form of two minor variants, called H2A.X and H2A.Z, and the histones H3 and H4 are extensively by: Protamines are never present in somatic nuclei, they occur only in the spermatozoa of some animal species; in contrast, histones are present in all the somatic cells and they occur also in the sperm cells of some species which do not contain a by:   This book discusses the classification of the nuclear proteins, the role of proteins in control of the genome, repressor substances, and history of the nuclear proteins.

Other topics include the primary structure of protamines, amino acid composition of histones, and direct isolation of Edition: 1. This comprehensive book is a compilation of Professor Lubomir S. Hnilica's twenty years of research experimentally addressing the chemistry and the biological functions of chromosomal proteins.

The histones and other nuclear proteins found associated with DNA in a number of tissues and cell types are featured. Book Description. This comprehensive book is a compilation of Professor Lubomir S. Hnilica's twenty years of research experimentally addressing the chemistry and the biological functions of chromosomal proteins.

The histones and other nuclear proteins found associated with DNA in a number of tissues and cell types are featured. Protamines – histones in disguise.

All DNA from yeast to mammals is occupied by histones (H2A, H2B, H3, and H4) and folded into chromatin. Well, not entirely. Certain types of DNA such as sperm DNA play by their own rules and are actually compacted by proteins other than histones.

The Protamines And Histone by Albrecht Kossel. Publication date Topics Chemistry Publisher Longmans Green And Company Collection universallibrary Contributor Indian Institute OF Science Language English.

Addeddate Barcode Call number Digitalpublicationdate June/18/ Translated from original German manuscript by W. Thorpe. Article Views are the COUNTER-compliant sum of full text article downloads since November (both PDF and HTML) across all institutions and : H.

Mattill. of histones and protamines during trout spermato- genesis, and Subirana et al. consider the signifi- cance to chromatin structure of histone composi- tion in a variety of spermatozoa.

All these papers provide the groundwork for the rather difficult. Protamine Sulfate Injection, USP. DESCRIPTION. Protamine Sulfate Injection, USP is a sterile, non-pyrogenic, isotonic solution of protamine sulfate in Water for Injection. It acts as a heparin antagonist. It is also a weak anticoagulant.

Protamines are simple protein principles obtained from the sperm of salmon and certain other species of fish.

Protamine-like proteins: Evidence for a novel chromatin structure a function intermediate to that of histones and protamines. Although these proteins have been well characterized at the. The amino-acid composition of protamines is specific for each species of fish.

In cell nuclei, protamines, like histones, are associated with deoxyribonucleic acids to form nucleoprotamines. X-ray diffraction analysis has shown that the protamine chain is the third strand coiled around the DNA double helix.

Histones undergo changes which alter their interaction with DNA and nuclear proteins. Long-term changes in histone/DNA interaction cause epigenetic effects. Combinations of modifications are thought to constitute a code, the so-called histone code.

Histone modifications act in diverse biological processes such as gene regulation, DNA repair and chromosome condensation ().

histones are replaced by transition proteins (major types: TP1 and TP2), which in turn are replaced by protamines, leading to condensed chromatin with a doughnut structure (reviewed by.

inheritance: histone bookmarks across generations Eric I. Campos, James M. Stafford, and Danny Reinberg histones are largely replaced by protamines through a number of intermediate steps, affinities towards histones from ASF1, to CAF-1, and DNA.Abstract.

Kossel's book "The Protamines and\ud Histones" appeared in The subject\ud than went book-less for over 40 years.\ud Suddenly in the past two years, two\ud volumes devoted to histone matters\ud have appeared, of which the present\ud book by Professor Harris Busch is one.\ud The sudden interest in the histones is, of\ud course, due to the fact that it is to Author: James Bonner.Protein - Protein - Cofactors: Although some enzymes consist only of protein, many are complex proteins; i.e., they have a protein component and a so-called cofactor.

A complete enzyme is called a holoenzyme; if the cofactor is removed, the protein, no longer enzymatically active, is called the apoenzyme. A cofactor may be a metal—such as iron, copper, or magnesium—a .