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March 15, 2006 (Vol. 26, No. 6)

Benefits of Structure-Based Drug Design

Using 3-D Modeling to Optimize Small Molecule Drug Discovery

  • Structure-based drug designers identify and optimize small molecules that affect the activity of target proteins, such as kinases, by understanding and modeling 3-D molecular interactions. Techniques have improved significantly, and those like x-ray crystallography, NMR, and computational modeling are now considered indispensable tools for all stages of drug discovery. ...

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