Simulation (Morph) of the conformational transition between basal and activated conformation
The applet shows a morph between an basal conformation (based on the X-ray structure of bovine rhodopsin) and an activated conformation (based on the X-ray structure of opsin).
Presented are the wildtype sidechains of the mutated positions.
The structure is displayed by Jmol software. The interpolation and energy minimization for the morph were done by the Morph Server of Gerstein & Krebs at Yale Univ
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