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MACHINE LEARNING

Fast track to structural biology

Machine learning algorithms are fast surpassing human abilities in multiple tasks, from image recognition to medical diagnostics. Now, machine learning algorithms have been shown to be capable of accurately predicting the folded structures of proteins.

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Fig. 1: AlphaFold2 prediction of protein structures in three different cases.

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Clementi, C. Fast track to structural biology. Nat. Chem. 13, 1032–1034 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41557-021-00814-y

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