TABLE 1

Effect of pH on the distribution of secondary structures in VLPs, based on circular dichroism spectroscopy

VLPpHSecondary structure type (%)
α-Helixβ-StrandTurnsUnordered
GI.135.034.720.440.0
78.136.019.336.3
86.237.719.137.2
GII.437.235.719.536.8
77.735.220.236.9
87.135.720.436.8
FCV315.724.920.838.5
75.033.219.940.7
87.232.418.441.6