A technique used to produce proteins
with altered or novel amino acid sequences. The methods used are:
- Transcription and
translation systems from synthesized lengths of DNA or RNA with novel sequences.
- Chemical modification of 'normal' proteins.
Solid-state polypeptide synthesis to form proteins.
PAC, 1992, 64, 143
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