Synthesizing over thirty years of advances into a comprehensive textbook, Biomolecular Crystallography describes the fundamentals, practices, and applications of protein crystallography.  Deftly illustrated in full-color by the author, the text describes mathematical and physical concepts in accessible and accurate language. It distills key co

PART I: FROM SEQUENCE TO CRYSTALS 1. Introduction: Preparing Your Study 2. Protein Structure 3. Protein Crystallization 4. Proteins for Crystallography PART II: FUNDAMENTALS OF PROTEIN CRYSTALLOGRAPHY 5. Crystal Geometry 6. Diffraction Basics 7. Statistics and Probability in Crystallography PART III: FROM CRYSTALS TO DATA 8. Instrumentation and Data Collection PART IV: DETERMINING YOUR STRUCTURE 9. Reconstruction of Electron Density and the Phase Problem 10. Experimental Phasing 11. Non-Crystallographic Symmetry and Molecular Replacement 12. Model Building and Refinement PART V: MAKING SENSE OF YOUR STRUCTURE 13. Structure Validation, Analysis, and Presentation