Protein-Protein Interfaces

February 2011
Science Teacher;Feb2011, Vol. 78 Issue 2, p21
Academic Journal
The article discusses a research study conducted by Georgia Institute of Technology Center for the Study of Systems Biology director Jeffrey Skolnick and colleague Mu Gao in 2011 on the 1,000 protein-protein interfaces whose structures depend on protein physics. The phenomena of the interfaces reportedly has an implication for drug development projects. The researchers observed that physical characteristics of the protein enable them to interact in the molecular structure.


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