Computer-generated schematic diagrams of protein structures

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Science  30 Apr 1982:
Vol. 216, Issue 4545, pp. 539-540
DOI: 10.1126/science.7071602


Computer-generated pictures are essential for studying and comparing the structures of proteins that have been solved by x-ray crystallography. Stereoscopic pairs produced by a computer program are particularly useful in providing an intelligible portrayal of the molecular topology.

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