adjective see alpha-helix

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  • alpha-helical — See alpha helix. * * * …   Universalium

  • alpha-helical — adjective see alpha helix …   Useful english dictionary

  • Alpha helix — A common motif in the secondary structure of proteins, the alpha helix (α helix) is a right handed coiled conformation, resembling a spring, in which every backbone N H group donates a hydrogen bond to the backbone C=O group of the amino acid… …   Wikipedia

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  • alpha-helix — noun Date: 1955 the coiled structural arrangement of many proteins consisting of a single chain of amino acids stabilized by hydrogen bonds • alpha helical adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • alpha-helix — noun : the coiled structural arrangement of many proteins consisting of a single chain of amino acids that is stabilized by hydrogen bonds compare beta sheet herein double helix herein • alpha helical ˌ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ ˈ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ adjective …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Helical wheel — A helical wheel is a type of plot or visual representation used to illustrate the properties of alpha helices in proteins. The sequence of amino acids that make up a helical region of the protein s secondary structure are plotted in a rotating… …   Wikipedia

  • Alpha sheet — The alpha sheet (also known as an alpha pleated sheet or a polar pleated sheet) is a hypothetical secondary structure in proteins, first proposed by Linus Pauling and Robert Corey in 1951.Pauling, L. Corey, R. B. (1951). The pleated sheet, a new… …   Wikipedia

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