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Folding and unfolding of a polypeptide with 20 glutamic acids.
Additional Related Concepts
Additional Protein Activities of Interest in the Database
The Structure of Proteins: Insulin (for high school)(#236)
The Structure of Proteins: Insulin (for college)(#228)
Forces for Folding: Charge
Effect of Charges on Folding: A Strongly Polar Conformation (#213) Effect of Charges on Folding: An Alternately-Charged Conformation (#209) Electrostatic Self-Assembly (#157) How a Protein Gets Its Shape: The Role of Charge (#76) Intermolecular interactions of proteins in water (#211)
Coding for Folds
How a Protein Gets Its Shape: The Role of DNA as Code (#161) Protein Shaping: (Module 4-5 days) From DNA to Proteins (#159)
Melittin Protein (#87) Sickle Cell Anemia Fragment (#162)
General teaching proteins
Protein folding starting from a random coil: a long polypeptide (#207) Amino Acids and Water: 20 Alanine Model (#160) Protein Polymer with 20 Glutamic Acids (#21) Protein Polymer with 48 Amino Acids (#22)
The Effect of Structures and Subforces on Protein (#132)
Docking: Binding of Complementary Surfaces (#154) Recognition and Self-Assembly
Tool to see a set of proteins: Molecular Viewer (#185)