A fast and effective conformational search method for peptides

Arkin H., Celik T.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MODERN PHYSICS C, vol.14, no.7, pp.985-991, 2003 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier


We propose a hybrid algorithm, which combines the features of the energy landscape paving (ELP) and Monte Carlo Minimization (MCM) methods. We have tested its performance in studying the low-energy conformations of the heptapeptide deltorphin.