TITLE

Algorithms for optimal protein structure alignment

AUTHOR(S)
Poleksic, Aleksandar
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Bioinformatics;Nov2009, Vol. 25 Issue 21, p2751
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Motivation: Structural alignment is an important tool for understanding the evolutionary relationships between proteins. However, finding the best pairwise structural alignment is difficult, due to the infinite number of possible superpositions of two structures. Unlike the sequence alignment problem, which has a polynomial time solution, the structural alignment problem has not been even classified as solvable.
ACCESSION #
45212886

 

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