Brave new proteins: What evolution reveals about protein structure

Annalisa Pastore, Arthur M. Lesk

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Synthetic proteins provide important information about the principles of protein structure. They illuminate the processes of natural protein evaluation, but are not limited by these processes. Here, we review studies of several mutant proteins and discuss the general principles that can be derived from them.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)592-598
Number of pages7
JournalCurrent Opinion in Biotechnology
Issue number4
StatePublished - Aug 1991

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biotechnology
  • Bioengineering
  • Biomedical Engineering


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