Change in the structure and function of lectin by photodissociation of NO

T. Kurota, I. Sato, K. Kuroi, Hirotsugu Hiramatsu, T. Nakabayashi

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Abstract

We have shown here that the structure and sugar-binding activity of lectin can be changed by the photodissociation of NO. Intramolecular S-S bonds are photogenerated from SNO in the protein, which can be used to photo-control the structure and function of proteins.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)10014-10017
Number of pages4
JournalChemical Communications
Volume53
Issue number72
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2017 Jan 1

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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