The structural dynamics of macromolecular processes

Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences, University of California at San Francisco, 1700 4th Street, San Francisco, CA 94158-2330, USA.
Current opinion in cell biology (Impact Factor: 8.47). 03/2009; 21(1):97-108. DOI: 10.1016/
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Dynamic processes involving macromolecular complexes are essential to cell function. These processes take place over a wide variety of length scales from nanometers to micrometers, and over time scales from nanoseconds to minutes. As a result, information from a variety of different experimental and computational approaches is required. We review the relevant sources of information and introduce a framework for integrating the data to produce representations of dynamic processes.

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