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APS Symposium | June 12-17, 2021 | Whistler, BC

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Peptide Hydrogels

Peptide Hydrogels

Herein, a noninteracting multiphase molecular assembly approach is developed to crystallize tofacitinib, a potent JAK1/3 inhibitor, within a shearthinning self-assembled fibrillar peptide hydrogel network...

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Antimicrobial Peptides

Antimicrobial Peptides

Church et al. report a tunable chemical genetics approach for enhancing genetic code expansion in different wild-type bacterial strains..

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Protein Stability

Protein Stability

Abundant n → π* interactions between adjacent backbone carbonyl groups are predicted to play an important role in dictating the structure of proteins...

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Modified Amino Acids

Modified Amino Acids

Herein, Wang et al. present a photoredox-catalyzed asymmetric method for the preparation of enantiopure β-thiolated/selenolated amino acids using a simple chiral auxiliary...

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Mapping SARS-CoV-2

Mapping SARS-CoV-2

Given the ongoing SARS-CoV-2 pandemic, identification of immunogenic targets against the coronavirus spike glycoprotein will provide crucial advances towards the development of diagnostic tools...

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COVID-19 Therapeutics

COVID-19 Therapeutics

In this review, the researchers summarize peptide and peptide based therapeutics that target one main entry pathway of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)...

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Stapled Peptides

Stapled Peptides

This colloborative work between the Garner and Kritzer labs shows their continued efforts to develop and characterization of a cell-penetrant lactam stapled peptide for targeting cellular eIF4E...

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Tyrosine Sulfation

Tyrosine Sulfation

Researchers at the University of Sydney have shown that the evasin protein ACA-01 from the Amblyomma cajennense tick can be posttranslationally sulfated at two tyrosine residues...

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Micelle-assisted Reactions

Micelle-assisted Reactions

This publication shows that micelle-assisted reaction can facilitate native chemical ligations between a peptide-thioester and a Cys-peptide modified by a lipid-like moiety...

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Young Investigator

Young Investigator

Buyan Pan is one of the winners of the Peptide Science Poster Awards at the 2019 American Peptide Symposium in Monterey, CA...

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Volume 112, Issue 4, July 2020

The aim of Peptide Science is to publish significant original research papers and up-to-date reviews covering the entire field of peptide research. Peptide Science provides a forum for papers covering all aspects of peptide synthesis, materials, structure and bioactivity, including the use of peptides in exploring protein functions and protein-protein interactions.

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