By Richard A. Friesner, Ilya Prigogine, Stuart A. Rice
Because the first makes an attempt to version proteins on a working laptop or computer begun nearly thirty years in the past, our figuring out of protein constitution and dynamics has dramatically elevated. Spectroscopic dimension strategies proceed to enhance in answer and sensitivity, permitting a wealth of data to be received with reference to the kinetics of protein folding and unfolding, and complementing the particular structural photograph of the folded country. at the same time, algorithms, software program, and computational have advanced to the purpose the place either structural and kinetic difficulties can be studied with a good measure of realism. regardless of those advances, many significant demanding situations stay in realizing protein folding at either the conceptual and functional degrees.
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Dima has yielded considerable insights into the mechanisms, time scales, and pathways in the folding of polypeptide chains. The purpose of this chapter is to describe applications of simple concepts and computations to three specific problems in protein folding: (i) Are the requirements that folded states of proteins be compact and have low energy sufficient to explain the emergence of the finite number of folds from a very dense sequence space? An affirmative answer to this question, at the conceptual level, can be given using lattice models of proteins .
Advances in Chemical Physics, Computational Methods for Protein Folding by Richard A. Friesner, Ilya Prigogine, Stuart A. Rice