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Prediction of Sugar-Binding Sites on Proteins

  • Tsuyoshi Shirai

Abstract

Computational techniques in prediction of protein-sugar (carbohydrate) interactions are required for the current biological studies. Although this field of bioinformatics is still immature as compared with that of protein-protein or protein-nucleic acid interactions, several methods have been developed as prompted by the increasing requirements.

Keywords

Docking Simulation Site Prediction Potential Energy Function Sugar Chain Sugar Molecule 
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© Springer 2008

Authors and Affiliations

  • Tsuyoshi Shirai
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  1. 1.Department of BioscienceNagahama Institute of Bio-Science and Technology, and JST-BIRDNagahamaJapan

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