Theories of Protein Folding

  • R. L. Somorjai
Part of the Progress in Mathematics book series (NSSA)


It is generally recognized that one of the most important and most challenging unsolved problems of molecular biology is the protein folding problem. What is this problem and why is it so important?


Native Structure Secondary Structural Element Folding Protein Folding Process Folding Pathway 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. L. Somorjai
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Biological SciencesNational Research Council of CanadaOttawaCanada

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