Proteins
Proteins

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Figures 3, 5–7, 40, 41 Voet, D. and Voet, J. G. (1995) Biochemistry, 2nd edn, copyright © 1995 John Wiley & Sons Inc

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Figure 21c Dr Andreas Merdes, University of Edinburgh

Figure 29 Huse, M. and Kuriyan, J. (2002) ‘The conformational plasticity of protein kinases’, Cell, 109(3), copyright © 2002 Elsevier

Figure 30 Protein sequence data was obtained from the Swiss-Prot database

Figures 32a, 46 Stryer, L. (1981) Biochemistry, 2nd edn, W. H. Freeman & Co

Figure 32b Baldwin, J. and Chothia, C. (1979) Journal of Molecular Biology, 192, copyright © 1979 Academic Press Inc. (London) Ltd

Figure 53 Joanne Mathers, Dundee University

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