13. Modeling Loops in Protein Structures

  1. Huzefa Rangwala3 and
  2. George Karypis4
  1. Narcis Fernandez-Fuentes1 and
  2. Andras Fiser2

Published Online: 7 SEP 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470882207.ch13

Introduction to Protein Structure Prediction: Methods and Algorithms

Introduction to Protein Structure Prediction: Methods and Algorithms

How to Cite

Fernandez-Fuentes, N. and Fiser, A. (2010) Modeling Loops in Protein Structures, in Introduction to Protein Structure Prediction: Methods and Algorithms (eds H. Rangwala and G. Karypis), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470882207.ch13

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Department of Computer Science, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA

  2. 4

    Department of Computer Science, University of Minnesota Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Leeds Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK

  2. 2

    Department of Systems and Computational Biology and Department of Biochemistry, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 SEP 2010
  2. Published Print: 12 NOV 2010

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series on Bioinformatics: Computational Techniques and Engineering

Book Series Editors:

  1. Yi Pan and
  2. Albert Zomaya

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470470596

Online ISBN: 9780470882207

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Keywords:

  • modeling loops in protein structures - structural and functional roles of loops in proteins;
  • loop conformation prediction - knowledge-based loop structure prediction methods;
  • loop modeling, role in last stages of homology modeling process

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Structural and Functional Roles of Loops in Proteins

  • Prediction of Loop Conformations

  • Application of Loop Predictions

  • References