Examples for left-handed alpha-helices?

Eckart Bindewald bindewald at ti.uni-mannheim.de
Sat Jun 9 10:32:03 EST 2001


Often it is cited, that left-handed alpha-helices are very rare in proteins, but DO exist. However,
I could not find a reference to an example structure. Who can inform me about a protein structure
which contains a left-handed alpha-helix (PDB codes preferred)?

Thank you very much,

Eckart Bindewald

Dr. Eckart Bindewald
Institute of Computer Science V
University of Mannheim
bindewald at ti.uni-mannheim.de

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