Format

Send to

Choose Destination
Nucleic Acids Res. 2012 Jan;40(Database issue):D465-71. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkr1181. Epub 2011 Dec 1.

Gene3D: a domain-based resource for comparative genomics, functional annotation and protein network analysis.

Author information

1
Institute of Structural and Molecular Biology, University College London, Darwin Building, Gower St, London WC1E 6BT, UK. lees@biochem.ucl.ac.uk

Erratum in

  • Nucleic Acids Res. 2012 May;40(10):4725.

Abstract

Gene3D http://gene3d.biochem.ucl.ac.uk is a comprehensive database of protein domain assignments for sequences from the major sequence databases. Domains are directly mapped from structures in the CATH database or predicted using a library of representative profile HMMs derived from CATH superfamilies. As previously described, Gene3D integrates many other protein family and function databases. These facilitate complex associations of molecular function, structure and evolution. Gene3D now includes a domain functional family (FunFam) level below the homologous superfamily level assignments. Additions have also been made to the interaction data. More significantly, to help with the visualization and interpretation of multi-genome scale data sets, we have developed a new, revamped website. Searching has been simplified with more sophisticated filtering of results, along with new tools based on Cytoscape Web, for visualizing protein-protein interaction networks, differences in domain composition between genomes and the taxonomic distribution of individual superfamilies.

PMID:
22139938
PMCID:
PMC3245158
DOI:
10.1093/nar/gkr1181
[Indexed for MEDLINE]
Free PMC Article

Supplemental Content

Full text links

Icon for Silverchair Information Systems Icon for PubMed Central
Loading ...
Support Center