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Hen Egg-White (HEW) Lysozyme

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Hen egg white lysozyme (PDB code 1hew)

See Also


  1. Lysozyme. 2010.
  2. Lysozyme. 2008.
  3. Lysozyme, 2008.
  4. Bugg, T. 1997. An Introduction to Enzyme and Coenzyme Chemistry. Blackwell Science Ltd., Oxford
  5. 1967. Proc R Soc Lond B Bio 167 (1009): 389–401.
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  9. Image from:,r:2,s:17&biw=1280&bih=647
  10. Lysozyme, 2008.
  11. Pratt, C.W., Voet, D., Voet, J.G. Fundamentals of Biochemistry - Life at the Molecular Level - Third Edition. Voet, Voet and Pratt, 2008.
  12. Johnson LN, Phillips DC. Structure of some crystalline lysozyme-inhibitor complexes determined by X-ray analysis at 6 Angstrom resolution. Nature. 1965 May 22;206(986):761-3. PMID:5840126
  13. Phillips, D. C. The hen egg white lysozyme molecule. Proc. Natl Acad. Sci. USA 57, 483-495 (1967)
  14. coordinates of the model kindly provided by Louise Johnson
  15. Vocadlo DJ, Davies GJ, Laine R, Withers SG. Catalysis by hen egg-white lysozyme proceeds via a covalent intermediate. Nature. 2001 Aug 23;412(6849):835-8. PMID:11518970 doi:10.1038/35090602

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