13 March 2012
Vol 5, Issue 215

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Online Cover This week features a Research Resource that describes a method for identifying the functional, conserved motifs in the disordered regions of proteins. The method relies on a modified version of the phylogenetic hidden Markov model that analyzes "windows" of short sequences. The image is an artist's rendition of windows into protein structure and function. [Image: Chris Bickel, AAAS]