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Neurobiology: Domains to the rescue for Rett syndrome - Nature.com


Nature.com
Rett syndrome is a brain disorder caused by disrupted forms of the protein MECP2, but how MECP2 loss affects the brain is unknown. A mouse study now implicates key domains of the protein and offers therapeutic insights. Rett syndrome is a rare and ...

New function in gene-regulatory protein discovered - Science Daily


Science Daily
We can also show that it depends on an interaction with a previously known factor, TFIIB," says Per Stenberg, researcher at the Department of Molecular Biology at UmeĆ„ University, and at the Swedish Defence Research Agency (FOI). When the function of ...

Chemistry Seminar: Elucidating Molecular Mechanisms in Photosynthetic Water Oxidation - Missouri State News


Missouri State News
We use a wide variety of techniques to study these processes including instrument design, molecular biology, protein biochemistry, chemical kinetics and electron paramagnetic resonance spectroscopy. In this talk, Dr. Vinyard will introduce structural ...

Protein Structure Prediction Server (PSIPRED)

London - United Kingdom

3D protein structure prediction from amino acid sequence. Includes MEMSAT for transmembrane topology prediction, GenTHREADER and mGenTHREADER for fold recognition.

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Protein Structure Prediction Center
United States

Advances and archive of meetings on critical assessment of 3D determination from sequence using alignment tools. Maintained at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, California.

PFP: Automated Function Prediction Server
United States

Accepts a single query protein sequence and returns the most probable Gene Ontology functional annotations in each of the three ontologies.

Quaternary Structure Prediction
United States

An experimental bioinformatics server. Classifies protein sequences as homodimers or non-homodimers. Applications: metabolic reconstruction, protein structure and function assignment, and drug-design.

The ProCKSI Server: Protein Comparison, Knowledge, Similarity and Information
United Kingdom

ProCKSI is a decision support system for protein structure comparison. It provides tools for visualising, analysing, clustering and comparing results.

Protein Structure Research
Germany

Examining the molecular surface, possible binding sites, new ligands, prediction of unknown structures and in-vivo properties, at the Institute of Biochemistry, Charite Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany.

Principles of Protein Structure
United Kingdom

Archive of online course, with discussion lists, and summary of lecture notes from 1996 at Birkbeck, University of London, UK.

Protein Structure Initiative
United States

Large scale attempt to determine topology, through collaborative internet based effort, maintained by Millennium Information, Inc., Cambridge, MA.

United Kingdom

Provides articles and FAQ explaining cartoon depictions, atlas of tertiary arrangements of polypeptides within predicted crystal. Includes server for upload of PDB code, and software downloads from University of Leeds, UK.

Protein Structure Core Facility
United States

Facilities, price list, sample information forms for mass spectrometry, peptide mapping, amino acid analysis and sequencing, at the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha.

TopMatch: Protein Structure Comparison
Austria

Public web service for the alignment and superposition of protein structures and the instant visualization of structural similarities.