Some assembly required

S. C. Kowalczykowski

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18 Scopus citations


Many biological processes require the ordered assembly and disassembly of complex structures. By using common structural elements, conformational switching and competitive interactions, the proper temporal assembly of the structures is assured, while simultaneously taking full advantage of combinatorial flexibility.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1087-1089
Number of pages3
JournalNature Structural Biology
Issue number12
StatePublished - 2000

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Structural Biology
  • Genetics


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