Heliomicin is an anti-fungal protein produced by the moth Heliothis virescens, commonly known as the tobacco budworm. Heliomicin is a type of defensin, proteins which guard against fungi, bacteria, and viruses.
The puzzle protein has 44 segments with the sequence:
The sequence is found in this Protein Data Bank entry:
- 1I2U (chain A, offset 0)
The puzzle protein can have three disulfide bridges, identified in 1I2U as 7-32, 18-40, and 22-42. In recent visits to this puzzle, each bridge is awarded a bonus of 250 points.
The recipe Bridge Wiggle v 1.2.1 - Brow42 accepts the bridges in this format:
7,32 18,40 22,42
This puzzle does not have any ligands.
This puzzle has a single chain.
See players' solutions from previous visits this puzzle:
Complete series of revisits with top scores:
|puzzle||closed||top solo score||top solo||top evo score||top evo||top group score||top group||comments|
|90: Heliomicin||10/06/08||8,762||jobo0502||8,778||g_s||8,778||Another Hour Another Point|
|824: Revisiting Puzzle 90: Heliomicin||01/02/14||8,955||hansvandenhof||8,952||Galaxie||8,955||Anthropic Dreams|
|1136: Revisiting Puzzle 90: Heliomicin||09/16/15||9,266||BitSpawn||9,258||gmn||9,266||Anthropic Dreams|
|1351: Revisiting Puzzle 90: Heliomicin||03/16/17||9,419||LociOiling||9,419||reefyrob||9,419||Beta Folders|
|1611: Revisiting Puzzle 90: Heliomicin||12/26/18||9,813||tyler0911||9,831||Galaxie||9,813||Anthropic Dreams|
|1792: Revisiting Puzzle 90: Heliomicin||02/05/20||9,841||Timo van der Laan||9,818||NinjaGreg||9,841||Void Crushers|
|2072: Revisiting Puzzle 90: Heliomicin||11/25/21||9,795||guineapig||9,804||guineapig||9,788||Contenders|