Cysteic acid residues

acetylation by iodoacetate

FIGURE 3-26 Breaking disulfide bonds in proteins. Two common methods are illustrated. Oxidation of a cystine residue with performic acid produces two cysteic acid residues. Reduction by dithiothreitol to form Cys residues must be followed by further modification of the reactive —SH groups to prevent re-formation of the disulfide bond. Acetylation by iodoacetate serves this purpose.

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