10. Protein Structure Prediction

  1. D. J. Balding2,
  2. M. Bishop3 and
  3. C. Cannings4
  1. D. P. Klose and
  2. W. R. Taylor

Published Online: 9 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470061619.ch10

Handbook of Statistical Genetics, Third Edition

Handbook of Statistical Genetics, Third Edition

How to Cite

Klose, D. P. and Taylor, W. R. (2007) Protein Structure Prediction, in Handbook of Statistical Genetics, Third Edition (eds D. J. Balding, M. Bishop and C. Cannings), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470061619.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London, UK

  2. 3

    CNR-ITB, Milan, Italy

  3. 4

    Division of Genomic Medicine, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK

Author Information

  1. Division of Mathematical Biology, National Institute of Medical Research, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 24 AUG 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470058305

Online ISBN: 9780470061619



  • X-ray crystallography;
  • protein data bank;
  • double dynamic programming method;
  • classification and regression tree;
  • artificial neural network;
  • genetic algorithms;
  • Euclidean distance;
  • marginal probability;
  • hidden Markov model;
  • support vector regression


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • History

  • Basic Structural Biology

  • Protein Structure Prediction

  • Model Evaluation

  • Conclusions

  • References