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Protein states and proteinquakes
Proceedings of the National Academic of Sciences of the United States of America (1985)
  • Todd B. Sauke, San Jose State University
  • A. Ansari
  • J. Berendzen
  • S. F. Bowne
  • H. Frauenfelder
  • I. E. Iben
  • E. Shyamsunder
  • R. D. Young
Abstract
After photodissociation of carbon monoxide bound to myoglobin, the protein relaxes to the deoxy equilibrium structure in a quake-like motion. Investigation of the proteinquake and of related intramolecular equilibrium motions shows that states and motions have a hierarchical glass-like structure.
Publication Date
1985
Citation Information
Todd B. Sauke, A. Ansari, J. Berendzen, S. F. Bowne, et al.. "Protein states and proteinquakes" Proceedings of the National Academic of Sciences of the United States of America Vol. 82 Iss. 15 (1985)
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