Chapter 14. Bioinformatics: Structure Information

  1. Prof. C. W. Sensen
  1. Miroslaw Cygler,
  2. Allan Matte and
  3. Joseph D. Schrag

Published Online: 15 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527612642.ch14

Essentials of Genomics and Bioinformatics

Essentials of Genomics and Bioinformatics

How to Cite

Cygler, M., Matte, A. and Schrag, J. D. (2002) Bioinformatics: Structure Information, in Essentials of Genomics and Bioinformatics (ed C. W. Sensen), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527612642.ch14

Editor Information

  1. University of Calgary, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Biochemistry and, Molecular Biology, 3330 Hospital Drive N.W., Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Author Information

  1. Montreal, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 27 FEB 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527305414

Online ISBN: 9783527612642



  • protien fold;
  • protein structure;
  • homology;
  • virtual screening;
  • molecular mechanics


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Protein Fold

  • Evolution and Three-Dimensional Structure

  • Structure to Function, Structurd Signatures

  • Homology Modeling

  • Fold Recognition by Threading

  • Virtual Screening

  • Molecular Machines

  • De novo Protein Design

  • References