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Scientists devise innovative method to profile and predict the behavior of proteins

August 8, 2013

Nevan Krogan A team of researchers has found a way to map an enzyme's underlying molecular machinery, revealing patterns that could allow them to predict how an enzyme behaves--and what happens when this process is disrupted. Full Story

University of California, San Francisco

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