Accession Number : ADA194604


Title :   Materials Biotechnology Symposium Proceedings Held in Natick, Massachusetts on June 23 and 24, 1987


Descriptive Note : Final rept,


Corporate Author : ARMY NATICK RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT AND ENGINEERING CENTER MA


Personal Author(s) : Kaplan, David L


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a194604.pdf


Report Date : 05 Nov 1987


Pagination or Media Count : 293


Abstract : The Materials Biotechnology Symposium was held at the U.S. Army Natick Research. The Symposium sessions included were: structure/function relationships for proteins, polysaccharides, and lipids; protein engineering; recombinant DNA; production, processing and analysis of biopolymers; and polymers, pigments and other bio-products. Partial Contents: Conformational Analysis of Polypeptides and Proteins for the Study of Protein Folding, Molecular Recognition, and Molecular Design; Modern NMR Techniques in Structure Analysis of Glycoproteins and Carbohydrates; Lipid-Based Tubule Microstructures; Development of a Synthetic Protein Adhesive; Marine Mussels: Engineers of Biocompatible Adhesives; Design and Engineering of Biopolymers for Specific Functions; Genetic Engineering of Multi-Enzyme Pathways; Phycobiliprotein Pigments Derived from Algal Sources.


Descriptors :   *ADHESIVES , *BIOCHEMISTRY , *BIOLOGY , *GENETICS , *MICROBIOLOGY , ALGAE , BIOTECHNOLOGY , CARBOHYDRATES , DEOXYRIBONUCLEIC ACIDS , ENGINEERING , ENGINEERS , FOLDING , FUNCTIONS , GENETIC ENGINEERING , GLYCOPROTEINS , LIPIDS , MASSACHUSETTS , MATERIALS , MOLECULES , MUSSELS , PEPTIDES , PIGMENTS , POLYMERS , POLYSACCHARIDES , PRODUCTION , PROTEINS , RECOGNITION , SOURCES , STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS , SYMPOSIA


Subject Categories : Biochemistry
      Genetic Engineering and Molecular Biology
      Biology
      Microbiology
      Adhesives, Seals and Binders


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE