Accession Number : ADA328655

Title :   Quantitative Characteristics of Primary Amino Acid Sequences Predict 'Fractal' Measures on Tertiary Structures of Proteins.

Corporate Author : INSTITUT DES HAUTES ETUDES SCIENTIFIQUES BURES-SUR-YVETTE (FRANCE)

Personal Author(s) : Mandell, Arnold J. ; Selz, Karen A.

PDF Url : ADA328655

Report Date : MAY 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The quantitative prediction of the tertiary structure of proteins as defined by their x-ray crystallographic coordinates using statistical physical and/or symbolic characteristics of the primary amino acid sequence is a long standing problem in biopolymer physics.

Descriptors :   *ENZYMES, *PROTEINS, THERMODYNAMICS, ANALYSIS OF VARIANCE, X RAYS, SEQUENCES, AMINO ACIDS, CRYSTALLOGRAPHY, HYDROPHOBIC PROPERTIES, CALORIMETRY.

Subject Categories : Biochemistry
      Statistics and Probability
      Crystallography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE