The Molecular Weights of Proteins.

@article{Astbury1931TheMW,
  title={The Molecular Weights of Proteins.},
  author={William Thomas Astbury and H. J. Woods},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1931},
  volume={127},
  pages={663-665}
}
ONE of the most satisfactory features of recent advances in the X-ray analysis of compounds of high molecular weight has been the degree of co-ordination between the efforts of the structure analyst and those of the chemist. Especially is this true in the case of investigations of the structure of cellulose and its derivatives. The question of protein structure, however, appears to bring in its train problems of quite another order of complexity, and it does not seem to be at all clear what is… Expand
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