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4:15 pm

Applied math seminar: Topological descriptions of protein folding (Helen Wong, CMC)

May 6 @ 4:15 pm - 5:15 pm
Emmy Noether Room, Millikan 1021, Pomona College, 610 N. College Ave.
Claremont, California 91711
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Knotting in proteins was once considered exceedingly rare.  However, systematic analyses of solved protein structures over the last two decades have demonstrated the existence of many deeply knotted proteins, and researchers now hypothesize that the knotting presents some functional or evolutionary advantage for those proteins.   Unfortunately, there is very little known (whether experimentally, through […]

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