Accession Number : ADP008351

Title :   Possible Ion Channel Model in Crystals of Leu-Zervamicin,

Corporate Author : NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Karle, I. L. ; Flippen-Anderson, J. L. ; Agarwalla, S. ; Balaram, P.

Report Date : 1992

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : The best-studied members of this class are the alamethicins for which a crystal structure has been reported. The conformation of the peptide molecule was established to be a bent helix; however, the molecular packing of the helices did not from polar channels.

Descriptors :   *CHANNELS(WATERWAYS), *CRYSTAL CHEMISTRY, PEPTIDES, HELIXES.

Subject Categories : Biochemistry
      Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE