UNIT 2.7 Protein Tertiary Structure Prediction
Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
Copyright © 2003 by John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Lab Protocol Title
Current Protocols in Protein Science
How to Cite
Xu, D. and Xu, Y. 2001. Protein Tertiary Structure Prediction. Current Protocols in Protein Science. 19:2.7:2.7.1–2.7.17.
- Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
- Published Print: MAR 2000
This unit addresses how to predict the tertiary structure of a protein from its amino acid sequence using computational methods. Three types of prediction methods--homology modeling, fold recognition, and ab initio prediction--are introduced.