how will you get the secondary structure of a protein

Artem Evdokimov AEVDOKIMOZ at cinci.rr.com
Sat Feb 8 18:32:24 EST 2003


<priyasharma_22 at yahoo.co.in> wrote in message
news:20030208195856.5793.qmail at ww02.hostica.com...
>
> Hi,
>
>    I want to know how to predict the secondary, tertiary and quarternary
structure of the protein from the amino acid sequence of
the protein.

So would we all ...
Secondary structure prediction sort of works, look at the tools e.g. at
www.expasy.ch
Tertiary and quaternary structure prediction only works if you have a
homologous protein with already solved structure, and even then things are
fairly uncertain.

A.G.E.





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