CONCORD: Secondary Structure Prediction

CONCORD is a consensus-based method for protein secondary structure prediction utilizing several popular methods, including PSIPRED [1], DSC [2], GOR IV [3], Predator [4], Prof [5], PROFphd [6], and SSpro [7].

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    Y. Wei, J. Thompson and C. A. Floudas, CONCORD: A consensus method for protein secondary structure prediction via Mixed Integer Linear Optimization, Published online November 18, 2011, doi: 10.1098/rspa.2011.0514


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