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  • UniProt release 2021_03
    The importance of being disordered | MobiDB-lite predictions for intrinsically disordered regions | UniProtKB via AWS Open Data and Amazo...

  • UniProt release 2021_02
    With a little help from my friend | SwissBioPics subcellular location visualization | Change of evidence codes for combinatorial evidence

  • UniProt release 2021_01
    (Almost) all about that CBASS | Cross-references to VEuPathDB | Changes to humsavar.txt and related keywords | Reference proteomes downlo...

  • UniProt release 2020_06
    Venoms, gold mines for new antiprotozoal drugs | Removal of cross-references to KO

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