Sampling protein conformations using segment libraries and a genetic algorithm

Gunn, John R.
March 1997
Journal of Chemical Physics;3/8/1997, Vol. 106 Issue 10, p4270
Academic Journal
Presents a simulation algorithm for minimizing empirical contact potentials for a simplified model of protein structure. Inclusion of backbone atoms only with dihedral angles as the only degrees of freedom; Principal elements in the minimization; Simple model potentials used to test the algorithm.


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