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Alpha-amylase

PDB ID: 1PPI

Amylase is an enzyme that breaks down starch. This structure includes the enzyme and a small starch chain.

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Length: 496
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Reference

PDB ID: 1PPI , Pubmed

The active center of a mammalian alpha-amylase. Structure of the complex of a pancreatic alpha-amylase with a carbohydrate inhibitor refined to 2.2-A resolution.

Qian, M., Haser, R., Buisson, G., Duee, E., Payan, F.

Journal: (1994) Biochemistry 33: 6284-6294


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