Biophysical Analysis of Nucleic Acids

Ignacio Tinoco1

1 University of California, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California
Publication Name:  Current Protocols in Nucleic Acid Chemistry
Unit Number:  Unit 7.1
DOI:  10.1002/0471142700.nc0701s00
Online Posting Date:  May, 2001
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This overview unit provides a thorough overview of biophysical methods used for structure analysis, including X‐ray diffraction, nuclear magnetic resonance, optical spectroscopy, theoretical and computational methods, and single‐molecule methods. Advantages and disadvantages of the methods are compared.

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Table of Contents

  • Biophysical Methods
  • Theoretical and Computational Methods
  • Single‐Molecule Methods
  • Literature Cited
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Literature Cited

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