Determination of Protein Folds and Conformational Dynamics Using Spin-Labeling EPR Spectroscopy

  • Hassane S. Mchaourab
  • Eduardo Perozo
Part of the Biological Magnetic Resonance book series (BIMR, volume 19)


The near completion of a large number of genome sequencing projects is ushering in a new perspective on how research in biological and biomedical sciences will be conducted in the future, both at the conceptual and experimental levels. The rush is on to transform the molecular blueprints of life into global views of the biochemical and physiological circuitry that interconnect to form entire organisms. The evolutionary histories, now available as multiple sequence alignments, will be complemented with pictures of evolving structures. In this post genomic era, the process of scientific discovery will be the result of large-scale parallel measurements to answer questions formulated from a genomic perspective.


Spin Label Transmembrane Segment Snare Complex Conformational Dynamics Lactose Permease 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hassane S. Mchaourab
    • 1
  • Eduardo Perozo
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Molecular Physiology and BiophysicsVanderbilt University School of MedicineNashvilleUSA
  2. 2.Department of Molecular Physiology and Biological PhysicsUniversity of Virginia Health Sciences CenterCharlottesvilleUSA

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