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Quaternary structure: In some proteins, a fourth structural level created by interactions with other proteins. Aspect of protein structure determined by the number and arrangement of polypeptides in a large protein such as hemoglobin.

Query sequence: A nucleic acid or amino acid sequence that is entered into the BLAST computer program. BLAST searches a database to locate identical or similar sequences.
















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