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MARCH 23, 2009
  Proteins by Design: Penn Biochemists Create New Protein from Scratch
   

From-scratch design of an oxygen transport protein buries hemes in a bundle of protein columns (alpha helices) linked by loops into a candelabra geometry.

Credit: Ronald L. Koder, PhD, et al. University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine; Nature

From-scratch design of an oxygen transport protein buries hemes in a bundle of protein columns (alpha helices) linked by loops into a candelabra geometry.
 


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