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Collision-Induced Dissociation Threshold Energies of Protonated Glycine, Glycinamide, and Some Related Small Peptides and Peptide Amino Amides
The energy thresholds for fragment ions from the collision-induced dissociation of the protonated amino acid glycine (Gly), glycinamides Gly-NH2 and Gly-NHCH3, the dipeptides Gly-Gly and Gly-Gly-NH2,Expand
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P. aeruginosa SGNH Hydrolase-Like Proteins AlgJ and AlgX Have Similar Topology but Separate and Distinct Roles in Alginate Acetylation
The O-acetylation of polysaccharides is a common modification used by pathogenic organisms to protect against external forces. Pseudomonas aeruginosa secretes the anionic, O-acetylatedExpand
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Functional characterization of bacterial oligosaccharyltransferases involved in O-linked protein glycosylation.
Protein glycosylation is an important posttranslational modification that occurs in all domains of life. Pilins, the structural components of type IV pili, are O glycosylated in NeisseriaExpand
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Activation energies for dissociation of double strand oligonucleotide anions: evidence for watson-crick base pairing in vacuo.
The dissociation kinetics of a series of complementary and noncomplementary DNA duplexes, (TGCA)(2) (3-), (CCGG)(2) (3-), (AATTAAT)(2) (3-), (CCGGCCG)(2) (3-), A(7)*T(7) (3-), A(7)*A(7) (3-),Expand
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Functional properties of the carboxy-terminal host cell-binding domains of the two toxins, TcdA and TcdB, expressed by Clostridium difficile.
The biological and ligand-binding properties of recombinant C-terminal cell-binding domains (CBDs) and subdomains of the two large exotoxins, Toxin A (TcdA) and Toxin B (TcdB) expressed byExpand
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Influence of coulombic repulsion on the dissociation pathways and energetics of multiprotein complexes in the gas phase
Thermal dissociation experiments, implemented with blackbody infrared radiative dissociation and Fourier-transform ion cyclotron resonance mass spectrometry, are performed on gaseous protonated andExpand
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Gangliosides are Ligands for Human Noroviruses
Human noroviruses (NoVs) are known to recognize histo-blood group antigens (HBGAs) as attachment factors. We report the first experimental evidence that sialic acid-containing glycosphingolipidsExpand
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Thermal decomposition of a gaseous multiprotein complex studied by blackbody infrared radiative dissociation. Investigating the origin of the asymmetric dissociation behavior.
The blackbody infrared radiative dissociation technique was used to study the thermal decomposition of the gaseous B5 pentamer of the Shiga-like toxin I and its complexes with the Pk trisaccharideExpand
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Method for distinguishing specific from nonspecific protein-ligand complexes in nanoelectrospray ionization mass spectrometry.
A new methodology for distinguishing between specific and nonspecific protein-ligand complexes in nanoelectrospray ionization mass spectrometry (nanoES-MS) is described. The method involves theExpand
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