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Grand Award

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Identifying Likely Active Binding Pockets in all Human Proteins

Robotics and Computer Science
Elliot Wheeler Marta Wrzeszcz

Elyse Wexler

"In this project, we attempted to make the human binding pocket database more accurate by finding the average and maximum conservation values of each binding pocket in the human genome. We found that there is a correlation between pockets being real and having high conservation values."

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