Crystal structure of mastoparan from Polistes jadwagae at 1.2 A resolution.

@article{Liu2007CrystalSO,
  title={Crystal structure of mastoparan from Polistes jadwagae at 1.2 A resolution.},
  author={Sheng-quan Liu and Feng Wang and Lin Tang and W. J. Gui and Peng Cao and Xiao-qin Liu and Alice Wing-Sem Poon and Pang-Chui Shaw and Tao Jiang},
  journal={Journal of structural biology},
  year={2007},
  volume={160 1},
  pages={
          28-34
        }
}

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