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In order to predict the structure of a specific protein sequence, scientists can construct an atomic-resolution model of the protein based on its amino acid sequence and the experimental three-dimensional structure of a related template protein whose structure has been identified and deposited in the Protein Data Bank (PDB).

This process is known as

A

homology modeling.

B

nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR).

C

x-ray crystallography.

D

genome sequencing.

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