crystallographic data on amino acids

C.S.RAMAN raman at BIOC01.UTHSCSA.EDU
Mon Apr 24 21:09:27 EST 1995


John:

> One of our professors has a need for molal volume data for the
> crystalline amino acids, or data that could be used to calculate such.
> If anyone has any pointers to this data, please e-mail me. Thank you
> much.

Look up papers in the literature by Hedwig.  There are quite a few and
here is an important one to get you started.  Makhatadze and Peter
Privalov at Johns Hopkins have also measured these quantities.

Hedwig GR.
Partial molar volumes of the amino acid side-chains of proteins in aqueous
solution: some comments on their estimation using partial molar volumes of
amino acids and small peptides.
Biopolymers, 1992 May, 32(5):537-40.

Cheers
-raman
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