Electromagnetic Fields Effects on the Secondary Structure of Lysozyme and Bioprotective Effectiveness of Trehalose

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Calabrò, Emanuele; Magazù, Salvatore;
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: Advances in Physical Chemistry (issn: 1687-7985, eissn: 1687-7993)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1155/2012/970369
  • Subject: QD450-801 | Physical and theoretical chemistry | Article Subject

FTIR spectroscopy was used to investigate the effects of extremely low frequency (50 Hz) electromagnetic field and of microwaves at 900 MHz on the secondary structure of a typical protein, the lysozyme, evaluating the bioprotective effectiveness of trehalose. Lysozyme ... View more
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