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Scientists Study Genomes to Reveal Contacts, Refine Methods for Protein-Folding Prediction


June 12, 2012

structure of a ligand binding domain of protein By exploiting the increasingly large database of genomic sequence information, researchers have increased the accuracy of predictions of protein folding.  This folding enables proteins to carrying out biologic tasks that are essential to everyday living. In addition, problematic folding may be associated with various diseases, including cancer. Full Story

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