Some articles on site directed mutagenesis, site:
... Site directed mutagenesis can be useful for many different reasons ... that is in close proximity to the active site, the kinetic parameters may change drastically, or the enzyme might behave in a different way ... Another application of site directed mutagenesis is exchanging an amino acid residue far from the active site with a lysine residue or cysteine residue ...
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