secondary structure


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secondary structure

[′sek·ən‚der·ē ′strək·chər]
(biochemistry)
The conformation of a protein or peptide molecule with respect to nearest-neighbor amino acids.
(geology)
A structure such as a fault, fold, or joint resulting from tectonic movement that started after the rock in which it is found was emplaced.
(paleontology)
A coarse structure usually between the thin sheets in the protective wall of a tintinnid.
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BZ's big advantage over primary and secondary structure epoxy applications is its excellent performance in terms of CAI and open hole compression (OHC).
GOR method for predicting protein secondary structure from amino acid sequence.
The resulting spectra are dominated by the amide vibrations, whose frequencies, Raman cross sections, and bandwidths depend sensitively on secondary structure [12-13].
Due to potential homology between proteins in the training and testing set, the selection of protein database for secondary structure prediction is complicated.
The most common secondary structures are alpha helices and beta sheets.
The secondary structure of all films was determined by Fourier transform infrared (FTIR) spectrophotometer.
Pan-eukaryote ITS2 homologies revealed by RNA secondary structure.
Magellan has also contributed to the centre wing box and the pylon secondary structure of the A350 XWB.
The main volume, containing living and sleeping quarters, is a narrow single-storey wedge, buttressed by a smaller secondary structure housing a bathroom, sauna and kitchen.
Fourier transform infrared (FT-IR) and circular dichroism (CD) spectroscopies suggest that the association between TQ and HSA does not affect the secondary structure of HSA.
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Figures of multiple sequence alignment adorned with secondary structure elements were generated with ESPript (Gouet et al.