Dynamics of water molecules in the active-site cavity of human cytochromes P450

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Dynamics of water molecules in the active-site cavity of human cytochromes P450. / Rydberg, Patrik; Rod, Thomas Holm; Olsen, Lars; Ryde, Ulf.

In: Journal of Physical Chemistry Part B: Condensed Matter, Materials, Surfaces, Interfaces & Biophysical, Vol. 111, No. 19, 2007, p. 5445-5457.

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Rydberg, P, Rod, TH, Olsen, L & Ryde, U 2007, 'Dynamics of water molecules in the active-site cavity of human cytochromes P450', Journal of Physical Chemistry Part B: Condensed Matter, Materials, Surfaces, Interfaces & Biophysical, vol. 111, no. 19, pp. 5445-5457. https://doi.org/10.1021/jp070390c

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Rydberg, P., Rod, T. H., Olsen, L., & Ryde, U. (2007). Dynamics of water molecules in the active-site cavity of human cytochromes P450. Journal of Physical Chemistry Part B: Condensed Matter, Materials, Surfaces, Interfaces & Biophysical, 111(19), 5445-5457. https://doi.org/10.1021/jp070390c

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Rydberg P, Rod TH, Olsen L, Ryde U. Dynamics of water molecules in the active-site cavity of human cytochromes P450. Journal of Physical Chemistry Part B: Condensed Matter, Materials, Surfaces, Interfaces & Biophysical. 2007;111(19):5445-5457. https://doi.org/10.1021/jp070390c

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Rydberg, Patrik ; Rod, Thomas Holm ; Olsen, Lars ; Ryde, Ulf. / Dynamics of water molecules in the active-site cavity of human cytochromes P450. In: Journal of Physical Chemistry Part B: Condensed Matter, Materials, Surfaces, Interfaces & Biophysical. 2007 ; Vol. 111, No. 19. pp. 5445-5457.

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