Unformatted text preview: infection with this virus might benefit from the drug Lopinavir. Evaluate this idea, and explain why you think it might or might not help. (Hint: think of Lopinavir as a ligand for your protein). A hint about using WebMol: You can use the “Select” button on the middle right of screen, and this will bring up a list of amino acids in a structure. You can then select a “Method” on that pop up screen to display “SC vs. SC” (side chains), and on that same pop up change the “Width” to 3. When you hit the “Apply” button those side chains will be highlighted (thicker) in the structure. To turn in this portion of the midterm, write (or type) your Name, Student ID, and your answers to questions 1 and 2 on a single piece of paper. I will take them up when I pass out the rest of the Midterm on Tuesday....
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- Spring '07
- Biochemistry, Thought, lopinavir, mystery virus protein, deadly new virus