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Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Spectroscopy for Monitoring Molecular Dynamics in Solution

  1. Andrew L Lee,
  2. A Joshua Wand

Published Online: 19 APR 2001

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0003104

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How to Cite

Lee, A. L. and Wand, A. J. 2001. Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Spectroscopy for Monitoring Molecular Dynamics in Solution. eLS. .

Author Information

  1. University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 APR 2001

Abstract

Biological macromolecules exhibit a wide range of dynamic motions. Analysis of relaxation rates of NMR signals allows these motions to be characterized throughout a macromolecule at an atomic level of detail.

Keywords:

  • NMR;
  • heteronuclear;
  • relaxation;
  • dynamics;
  • model-free