UNIGE document Scientific Article
previous document  unige:41748  next document
add to browser collection
Title

The PROSITE database, its status in 2002

Authors
Pagni, Marco
Bucher, Philipp
Hofmann, Kay
Published in Nucleic Acids Research. 2002, vol. 30, no. 1, p. 235-8
Abstract PROSITE [Bairoch and Bucher (1994) Nucleic Acids Res., 22, 3583-3589; Hofmann et al. (1999) Nucleic Acids Res., 27, 215-219] is a method of identifying the functions of uncharacterized proteins translated from genomic or cDNA sequences. The PROSITE database (http://www.expasy.org/prosite/) consists of biologically significant patterns and profiles designed in such a way that with appropriate computational tools it can rapidly and reliably help to determine to which known family of proteins (if any) a new sequence belongs, or which known domain(s) it contains.
Keywords Amino Acid MotifsAmino Acid SequenceAnimalsDatabase Management SystemsDatabases, ProteinForecastingInformation Storage and RetrievalInternetProtein Structure, TertiaryProteins/chemistry/genetics/physiologySequence Alignment
Identifiers
PMID: 11752303
Full text
Structures
Research groups Calipho (80)
Swiss-Prot Research Group
Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics
Citation
(ISO format)
FALQUET, Laurent et al. The PROSITE database, its status in 2002. In: Nucleic Acids Research, 2002, vol. 30, n° 1, p. 235-8. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:41748

162 hits

34 downloads

Update

Deposited on : 2014-11-13

Export document
Format :
Citation style :