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Simulations nab protein-folding mistakes
Researchers have developed the first computational model that captures how one protein strand can interfere with the folding of another.
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University of California
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
San Francisco, CA 94305
Sandia National Laboratories
Mail Stop 1110, Department 9222
Albuquerque, NM 87185-1110
Web site: http://www.cs.sandia.gov/~scistra/
Jonathan A. King
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Department of Biology
Cambridge, MA 02139
Web site: http://web.mit.edu/biology/www/Ar/king.html
From Science News, Vol. 155, No. 10, March 6, 1999, p. 150. Copyright © 1999, Science Service.