Dmitry Krylov, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
Charles R Vinson, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
Published online: April 2001
The leucine zipper is a protein–protein interaction domain consisting of amphipathic α helices that dimerize in parallel,
either as homodimers or heterodimers, to form a coiled‐coil.
Keywords: dimer; B‐ZIP; heterodimer; electrostatic; amphipathic; DNA binding
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