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Methods of Structure Determination

  • Natalya Kurochkina
Chapter

Abstract

Structure of biological macromolecules and small molecules ligands is very important for our understanding of living organisms and processes. High resolution structures give us atomic positions of molecules and their complexes. Imaging of individual molecules and their dynamic behavior in cellular reactions and pathways is rich source of data that brings new insights about mechanisms of action. Experimental and theoretical models of biological molecules become more and more accurate and contribute to all areas of biomedical research.

Keywords

Crystallography NMR Electron microscopy Theoretical model Structure 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Natalya Kurochkina
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BiophysicsSchool of Theoretical ModelingWashington, DCUSA

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