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Max Perutz
Max Perutz Max Perutz determined the structure of the hemoglobin protein in 1959. The work took him 22 years. He shared the 1962 Nobel Prize in Chemistry with John Kendrew, who discovered the structure of myoglobin.

The Times, MAX PERUTZ. Courtesy of NI Syndication Ltd.

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Online Textbook:
Proteins and Proteomics: Determining Protein Structure

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Primary structure
Secondary structure
Tertiary structure
Quaternary structure

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Protein structure

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The Three-Dimensional Structure of a Protein
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