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This Week in PLoS

In PLoS Computational Biology this week, scientists at the University of Leeds used a computational approach to better understand how to predict protein folding. Using a model of a specific fast folding protein, they were able to show that "obtaining an accurate description of the mechanisms of folding and unfolding is far from trivial." Their model, they say, can be used to explain the fast folding of many proteins.

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