Low Resolution Model of Botulinum Neurotoxin Type A
The function of botulinum neurotoxin is rapidly being elucidated by biochemical and molecular biology techniques. Although this information is critical to understanding the function of the toxin, the 3-dimensional structure of the neurotoxin is necessary to correlate the structure and function. To better understand the function of botulinum neurotoxin, the three-dimensional structure determination of the neurotoxin is being undertaken using the technique of X-ray diffraction. The technique of dynamical light scattering is being used to aid the crystallographic investigation of the 3-dimensional structure determination of serotype A.
KeywordsDynamical Light Scattering Diphtheria Toxin Molecular Biology Technique Botulinum Neurotoxin Clostridium Botulinum
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