Peptides and Proteins
Published Online: 15 JUN 2011
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Encyclopedia of Analytical Chemistry
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Alpert, B. and Rivet, E. 2011. Protein Dynamics. Encyclopedia of Analytical Chemistry. .
- Published Online: 15 JUN 2011
In the past millennium protein structure was often the focus of attention, and the protein flexibility was frequently ignored. Now, protein internal motions are recognized by various experimental and simulation approaches. Here, we describe the efforts to find the nature of protein dynamics and its role in biological functions.