3D structure data

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moon150
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3D structure data

Hi all, i'm new here.I have some qns to ask.
Anyone knows why do we need 3D structure data?
How much 3D structure data is available to date? is this asking for the number or statistics?
I'm doing on insulin,anyone knows the file formats for insulin?
Thanks!

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moon150 wrote:

hi, I have some probelms here hope u all can help... why do we need 3D structure data? How much insulin 3D structure data is available to date? I don't quite understand this question whether is it asking us for the numbers or statistics. Anyone knows the file formats for insulin? Is it PDB,mmCIF and PDBML/XML? or can u all tell mi the correct file formats? Thanks! need urgently :)

It appears that other members of your class are asking this question on the forum - we've just answered this question with respect to collagen:

http://www.scientistsolutions.com/index.php?a=topic&t=1198

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moon150 wrote:

hi~ i want to ask why do we need 3D structure data? The previous member had ask the usefulness of 3D structure data but not why do we need them. Thanks!

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