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Special Issue "Computer-Aided Screening and Action Mechanism of Bioactive Peptides"
A special issue of International Journal of Molecular Sciences (ISSN 1422-0067). This special issue belongs to the section "Biochemistry".
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 31 August 2023 | Viewed by 3196
Special Issue Editor
Interests: bioactive peptides; virtual screening; proteomics; metabolomics; bioavailability
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Special Issue Information
Interest in research into bioactive peptides is growing because of their health-promoting ability. Several bioactivities have been ascribed to peptides, including antioxidant, antihypertensive, and antimicrobial properties. The implementation of a peptide’s potential biological effect depends largely on its structure and bioavailability. The purpose of this Special Issue is to report the recent progress achieved in virtual screening and action mechanism of bioactive peptides. This includes, but is not limited to, isolation and identification of peptides, molecular docking, prediction, proteomics, metabolomics, bioavailability, permeability of peptides, and network pharmacology. The bioinformatics tools and databases assisting action mechanism are also welcomed.
Prof. Dr. Zhipeng Yu
Manuscript Submission Information
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- molecular docking
- molecular dynamics simulation
- absorption enhancers