van der Waals interactions


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Related to van der Waals interactions: hydrogen bond, Intermolecular Forces, electrostatic interactions, Hydrophobic interaction

van der Waals interactions

the weak bonds formed between electrically neutral molecules or parts of molecules when they lie close together. Such interactions are common in the secondary and tertiary structure of protein.
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