Question: How To Find Hydrophobic And Hydrophilic Regions In Protein?
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5.8 years ago by
Manipal University
vibhanim.2140 wrote:

I have a protein. I want to analyse whether the tryptophan and tyrosin molecules fall in hydrophobic or hydrophilic region of my protein. please can anybody help me in this?

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5.8 years ago by
United States
justinhaselbach250 wrote:

May be a KYTE DOOLITTLE HYDROPATHY PLOT will help solve your problem- if it is integrated to the tools you use for protein analysis/ visualization. However many are free to use and available through a divergent web servers:

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and so on !


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5.8 years ago by
aravind ramesh500 wrote:

Calculate PSA(Percent solvent accessibility) values for the residues, It only works when you have structure of a protein. Otherwise(only sequence is available), then Trp and tyr are considered as hydrophobic, check for enrichment of charged and hydrophobic residues neighbouring these residues.

Hope this helps.

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