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Computer-Designed Proteins: Could These Become a New Class of Drugs?

News   Sep 28, 2017 | Original story from the University of Washington

 
Computer-Designed Proteins: Could These Become a New Class of Drugs?

This is an artist impression of computer-designed mini protein binders targeting Influenza hemagglutinin. Many effectively bind and neutralize the virus. Image credit: Cognition Studio (Seattle) with assistance of Daniel-Adriano Silva and Lance Stewart.

 
 
 

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