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Saturday, October 15, 2011

Just for fun: Beautiful proteins

Mike Tyka works on protein folding at the University of Washington.  In his blog Beautiful Proteins, he collects examples of 'aesthetically pleasing' protein folds, and provides full descriptions.  Here's one example:

Molybdenum cofactor biosynthesis protein MoaC.

Hat tip:  Not Exactly Rocket Science.