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Protein

Envelope glycoprotein B

Gene

gB

Organism
Varicella-zoster virus (strain Dumas) (HHV-3) (Human herpesvirus 3)
Status
Reviewed-Annotation score:

Annotation score:5 out of 5

<p>The annotation score provides a heuristic measure of the annotation content of a UniProtKB entry or proteome. This score <strong>cannot</strong> be used as a measure of the accuracy of the annotation as we cannot define the ‘correct annotation’ for any given protein.<p><a href='/help/annotation_score' target='_top'>More...</a></p>
-Experimental evidence at protein leveli <p>This indicates the type of evidence that supports the existence of the protein. Note that the ‘protein existence’ evidence does not give information on the accuracy or correctness of the sequence(s) displayed.<p><a href='/help/protein_existence' target='_top'>More...</a></p>

<p>This section provides any useful information about the protein, mostly biological knowledge.<p><a href='/help/function_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Functioni

Envelope glycoprotein that forms spikes at the surface of virion envelope. Essential for the initial attachment to heparan sulfate moities of the host cell surface proteoglycans. Involved in fusion of viral and cellular membranes leading to virus entry into the host cell. Following initial binding to its host receptors, membrane fusion is mediated by the fusion machinery composed at least of gB and the heterodimer gH/gL. May be involved in the fusion between the virion envelope and the outer nuclear membrane during virion egress.UniRule annotation

<p>The <a href="http://www.geneontology.org/">Gene Ontology (GO)</a> project provides a set of hierarchical controlled vocabulary split into 3 categories:<p><a href='/help/gene_ontology' target='_top'>More...</a></p>GO - Biological processi

<p>UniProtKB Keywords constitute a <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/keywords">controlled vocabulary</a> with a hierarchical structure. Keywords summarise the content of a UniProtKB entry and facilitate the search for proteins of interest.<p><a href='/help/keywords' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Keywordsi

Biological processHost-virus interaction, Viral attachment to host cell, Virus entry into host cell

<p>This section provides information about the protein and gene name(s) and synonym(s) and about the organism that is the source of the protein sequence.<p><a href='/help/names_and_taxonomy_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Names & Taxonomyi

<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/names_and_taxonomy_section">Names and taxonomy</a> section provides an exhaustive list of all names of the protein, from commonly used to obsolete, to allow unambiguous identification of a protein.<p><a href='/help/protein_names' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Protein namesi
Recommended name:
Envelope glycoprotein BUniRule annotation
Short name:
gBUniRule annotation
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/names_and_taxonomy_section">Names and taxonomy</a> section indicates the name(s) of the gene(s) that code for the protein sequence(s) described in the entry. Four distinct tokens exist: ‘Name’, ‘Synonyms’, ‘Ordered locus names’ and ‘ORF names’.<p><a href='/help/gene_name' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Gene namesi
Name:gBUniRule annotation
ORF Names:ORF31
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/names_and_taxonomy_section">Names and taxonomy</a> section provides information on the name(s) of the organism that is the source of the protein sequence.<p><a href='/help/organism-name' target='_top'>More...</a></p>OrganismiVaricella-zoster virus (strain Dumas) (HHV-3) (Human herpesvirus 3)
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/names_and_taxonomy_section">Names and taxonomy</a> section shows the unique identifier assigned by the NCBI to the source organism of the protein. This is known as the ‘taxonomic identifier’ or ‘taxid’.<p><a href='/help/taxonomic_identifier' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Taxonomic identifieri10338 [NCBI]
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/names_and_taxonomy_section">Names and taxonomy</a> section contains the taxonomic hierarchical classification lineage of the source organism. It lists the nodes as they appear top-down in the taxonomic tree, with the more general grouping listed first.<p><a href='/help/taxonomic_lineage' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Taxonomic lineageiVirusesdsDNA viruses, no RNA stageHerpesviralesHerpesviridaeAlphaherpesvirinaeVaricellovirus
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/names_and_taxonomy_section">Names and taxonomy</a> section only exists in viral entries and indicates the host(s) either as a specific organism or taxonomic group of organisms that are susceptible to be infected by a virus.<p><a href='/help/virus_host' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Virus hostiHomo sapiens (Human) [TaxID: 9606]
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/names_and_taxonomy_section">Names and taxonomy</a> section is present for entries that are part of a <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/proteomes">proteome</a>, i.e. of a set of proteins thought to be expressed by organisms whose genomes have been completely sequenced.<p><a href='/help/proteomes_manual' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Proteomesi
  • UP000002602 <p>A UniProt <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/manual/proteomes_manual">proteome</a> can consist of several components. <br></br>The component name refers to the genomic component encoding a set of proteins.<p><a href='/help/proteome_component' target='_top'>More...</a></p> Componenti: Genome

<p>This section provides information on the location and the topology of the mature protein in the cell.<p><a href='/help/subcellular_location_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Subcellular locationi

Topology

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/subcellular_location_section">'Subcellular location'</a> section describes the subcellular compartment where each non-membrane region of a membrane-spanning protein is found.<p><a href='/help/topo_dom' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Topological domaini72 – 786Virion surfaceUniRule annotationAdd BLAST715
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/subcellular_location_section">'Subcellular location'</a> section describes the extent of a membrane-spanning region of the protein. It denotes the presence of both alpha-helical transmembrane regions and the membrane spanning regions of beta-barrel transmembrane proteins.<p><a href='/help/transmem' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Transmembranei787 – 807HelicalUniRule annotationAdd BLAST21
Topological domaini808 – 931IntravirionUniRule annotationAdd BLAST124

GO - Cellular componenti

Keywords - Cellular componenti

Host cell membrane, Host endosome, Host Golgi apparatus, Host membrane, Membrane, Viral envelope protein, Virion

<p>This section describes post-translational modifications (PTMs) and/or processing events.<p><a href='/help/ptm_processing_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>PTM / Processingi

Molecule processing

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the ‘PTM / Processing’ section denotes the presence of an N-terminal signal peptide.<p><a href='/help/signal' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Signal peptidei1 – 71Sequence analysisAdd BLAST71
<p>This subsection of the ‘PTM / Processing’ section describes the extent of a polypeptide chain in the mature protein following processing.<p><a href='/help/chain' target='_top'>More...</a></p>ChainiPRO_000003818972 – 931Envelope glycoprotein BAdd BLAST860

Amino acid modifications

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the PTM / Processing":/help/ptm_processing_section section describes the positions of cysteine residues participating in disulfide bonds.<p><a href='/help/disulfid' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Disulfide bondi122 ↔ 584UniRule annotation
Disulfide bondi139 ↔ 540UniRule annotation
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/ptm_processing_section">PTM / Processing</a> section specifies the position and type of each covalently attached glycan group (mono-, di-, or polysaccharide).<p><a href='/help/carbohyd' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Glycosylationi147N-linked (GlcNAc...) asparagine; by hostUniRule annotation1
Disulfide bondi213 ↔ 277UniRule annotation
Glycosylationi257N-linked (GlcNAc...) asparagine; by hostUniRule annotation1
Disulfide bondi369 ↔ 417UniRule annotation
Glycosylationi435N-linked (GlcNAc...) asparagine; by hostUniRule annotation1
Glycosylationi503N-linked (GlcNAc...) asparagine; by hostUniRule annotation1
Disulfide bondi608 ↔ 645UniRule annotation
Glycosylationi620N-linked (GlcNAc...) asparagine; by hostUniRule annotation1
Glycosylationi686N-linked (GlcNAc...) asparagine; by hostUniRule annotation1

<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/ptm_processing_section">PTM/processing</a> section describes post-translational modifications (PTMs). This subsection <strong>complements</strong> the information provided at the sequence level or describes modifications for which <strong>position-specific data is not yet available</strong>.<p><a href='/help/post-translational_modification' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Post-translational modificationi

A proteolytic cleavage by host furin generates two subunits that remain linked by disulfide bonds.

Sites

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection describes interesting single amino acid sites on the sequence that are not defined in any other subsection. This subsection can be displayed in different sections (‘Function’, ‘PTM / Processing’, ‘Pathology and Biotech’) according to its content.<p><a href='/help/site' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Sitei494 – 495Cleavage; by host furinSequence analysis2

Keywords - PTMi

Disulfide bond, Glycoprotein

Proteomic databases

PRoteomics IDEntifications database

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PRIDEi
P09257

<p>This section provides information on the quaternary structure of a protein and on interaction(s) with other proteins or protein complexes.<p><a href='/help/interaction_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Interactioni

<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/interaction_section">'Interaction'</a> section provides information about the protein quaternary structure and interaction(s) with other proteins or protein complexes (with the exception of physiological receptor-ligand interactions which are annotated in the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/function_section">'Function'</a> section).<p><a href='/help/subunit_structure' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Subunit structurei

Homotrimer; disulfide-linked. Binds to heparan sulfate proteoglycans. Interacts with gH/gL heterodimer (By similarity). Interacts with gE.UniRule annotation1 Publication

<p>This section provides information on the tertiary and secondary structure of a protein.<p><a href='/help/structure_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Structurei

3D structure databases

Protein Model Portal of the PSI-Nature Structural Biology Knowledgebase

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ProteinModelPortali
P09257

SWISS-MODEL Repository - a database of annotated 3D protein structure models

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SMRi
P09257

Database of comparative protein structure models

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ModBasei
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MobiDB: a database of protein disorder and mobility annotations

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MobiDBi
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<p>This section provides information on sequence similarities with other proteins and the domain(s) present in a protein.<p><a href='/help/family_and_domains_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Family & Domainsi

Region

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the ‘Family and Domains’ section describes a region of interest that cannot be described in other subsections.<p><a href='/help/region' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Regioni179 – 185Involved in fusion and/or binding to host membraneUniRule annotation7
Regioni264 – 271Involved in fusion and/or binding to host membraneUniRule annotation8
Regioni731 – 784Hydrophobic membrane proximal regionUniRule annotationAdd BLAST54
Regioni764 – 784Hydrophobic membrane proximal regionAdd BLAST21

Motif

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the ‘Family and Domains’ section describes a short (usually not more than 20 amino acids) conserved sequence motif of biological significance.<p><a href='/help/motif' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Motifi881 – 884Golgi targetingUniRule annotation4
Motifi904 – 906Di-leucine internalization motifSequence analysis3
Motifi920 – 923Internalization motifUniRule annotation4

<p>This subsection of the ‘Family and domains’ section provides information about the sequence similarity with other proteins.<p><a href='/help/sequence_similarities' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Sequence similaritiesi

Belongs to the herpesviridae glycoprotein B family.UniRule annotation

Keywords - Domaini

Signal, Transmembrane, Transmembrane helix

Phylogenomic databases

Database of Orthologous Groups

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OrthoDBi
VOG0900002K

Family and domain databases

Gene3D Structural and Functional Annotation of Protein Families

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Gene3Di
2.30.29.100, 1 hit

HAMAP database of protein families

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HAMAPi
MF_04032 HSV_GB, 1 hit

Integrated resource of protein families, domains and functional sites

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InterProi
View protein in InterPro
IPR035377 Glycoprot_B_PH1
IPR035381 Glycoprot_B_PH2
IPR038631 Glycoprot_B_PH2_sf
IPR000234 Herpes_Glycoprot_B

Pfam protein domain database

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Pfami
View protein in Pfam
PF17416 Glycoprot_B_PH1, 1 hit
PF17417 Glycoprot_B_PH2, 1 hit

PROSITE; a protein domain and family database

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PROSITEi
View protein in PROSITE
PS00430 TONB_DEPENDENT_REC_1, 1 hit

<p>This section displays by default the canonical protein sequence and upon request all isoforms described in the entry. It also includes information pertinent to the sequence(s), including <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/sequence_length">length</a> and <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/sequences">molecular weight</a>.<p><a href='/help/sequences_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Sequencei

<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/sequences_section">Sequence</a> section indicates if the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/canonical_and_isoforms">canonical sequence</a> displayed by default in the entry is complete or not.<p><a href='/help/sequence_status' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Sequence statusi: Complete.

<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/sequences_section">Sequence</a> section indicates if the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/canonical_and_isoforms">canonical sequence</a> displayed by default in the entry is in its mature form or if it represents the precursor.<p><a href='/help/sequence_processing' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Sequence processingi: The displayed sequence is further processed into a mature form.

P09257-1 [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket
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        10         20         30         40         50
MSPCGYYSKW RNRDRPEYRR NLRFRRFFSS IHPNAAAGSG FNGPGVFITS
60 70 80 90 100
VTGVWLCFLC IFSMFVTAVV SVSPSSFYES LQVEPTQSED ITRSAHLGDG
110 120 130 140 150
DEIREAIHKS QDAETKPTFY VCPPPTGSTI VRLEPTRTCP DYHLGKNFTE
160 170 180 190 200
GIAVVYKENI AAYKFKATVY YKDVIVSTAW AGSSYTQITN RYADRVPIPV
210 220 230 240 250
SEITDTIDKF GKCSSKATYV RNNHKVEAFN EDKNPQDMPL IASKYNSVGS
260 270 280 290 300
KAWHTTNDTY MVAGTPGTYR TGTSVNCIIE EVEARSIFPY DSFGLSTGDI
310 320 330 340 350
IYMSPFFGLR DGAYREHSNY AMDRFHQFEG YRQRDLDTRA LLEPAARNFL
360 370 380 390 400
VTPHLTVGWN WKPKRTEVCS LVKWREVEDV VRDEYAHNFR FTMKTLSTTF
410 420 430 440 450
ISETNEFNLN QIHLSQCVKE EARAIINRIY TTRYNSSHVR TGDIQTYLAR
460 470 480 490 500
GGFVVVFQPL LSNSLARLYL QELVRENTNH SPQKHPTRNT RSRRSVPVEL
510 520 530 540 550
RANRTITTTS SVEFAMLQFT YDHIQEHVNE MLARISSSWC QLQNRERALW
560 570 580 590 600
SGLFPINPSA LASTILDQRV KARILGDVIS VSNCPELGSD TRIILQNSMR
610 620 630 640 650
VSGSTTRCYS RPLISIVSLN GSGTVEGQLG TDNELIMSRD LLEPCVANHK
660 670 680 690 700
RYFLFGHHYV YYEDYRYVRE IAVHDVGMIS TYVDLNLTLL KDREFMPLQV
710 720 730 740 750
YTRDELRDTG LLDYSEIQRR NQMHSLRFYD IDKVVQYDSG TAIMQGMAQF
760 770 780 790 800
FQGLGTAGQA VGHVVLGATG ALLSTVHGFT TFLSNPFGAL AVGLLVLAGL
810 820 830 840 850
VAAFFAYRYV LKLKTSPMKA LYPLTTKGLK QLPEGMDPFA EKPNATDTPI
860 870 880 890 900
EEIGDSQNTE PSVNSGFDPD KFREAQEMIK YMTLVSAAER QESKARKKNK
910 920 930
TSALLTSRLT GLALRNRRGY SRVRTENVTG V
Length:931
Mass (Da):105,347
Last modified:September 22, 2009 - v2
<p>The checksum is a form of redundancy check that is calculated from the sequence. It is useful for tracking sequence updates.</p> <p>It should be noted that while, in theory, two different sequences could have the same checksum value, the likelihood that this would happen is extremely low.</p> <p>However UniProtKB may contain entries with identical sequences in case of multiple genes (paralogs).</p> <p>The checksum is computed as the sequence 64-bit Cyclic Redundancy Check value (CRC64) using the generator polynomial: x<sup>64</sup> + x<sup>4</sup> + x<sup>3</sup> + x + 1. The algorithm is described in the ISO 3309 standard. </p> <p class="publication">Press W.H., Flannery B.P., Teukolsky S.A. and Vetterling W.T.<br /> <strong>Cyclic redundancy and other checksums</strong><br /> <a href="http://www.nrbook.com/b/bookcpdf.php">Numerical recipes in C 2nd ed., pp896-902, Cambridge University Press (1993)</a>)</p> Checksum:i4844DB77C69A56A3
GO

<p>This subsection of the ‘Sequence’ section reports difference(s) between the protein sequence shown in the UniProtKB entry and other available protein sequences derived from the same gene.<p><a href='/help/sequence_caution' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Sequence cautioni

The sequence CAA27914 differs from that shown. Reason: Erroneous initiation.Curated

Sequence databases

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EMBL nucleotide sequence database

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EMBLi

GenBank nucleotide sequence database

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GenBanki

DNA Data Bank of Japan; a nucleotide sequence database

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DDBJi
Links Updated
X04370 Genomic DNA Translation: CAA27914.1 Different initiation.

Protein sequence database of the Protein Information Resource

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PIRi
E27214 VGBE31

<p>This section provides links to proteins that are similar to the protein sequence(s) described in this entry at different levels of sequence identity thresholds (100%, 90% and 50%) based on their membership in UniProt Reference Clusters (<a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/uniref">UniRef</a>).<p><a href='/help/similar_proteins_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Similar proteinsi

<p>This section is used to point to information related to entries and found in data collections other than UniProtKB.<p><a href='/help/cross_references_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Cross-referencesi

Sequence databases

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EMBLi
GenBanki
DDBJi
Links Updated
X04370 Genomic DNA Translation: CAA27914.1 Different initiation.
PIRiE27214 VGBE31

3D structure databases

ProteinModelPortaliP09257
SMRiP09257
ModBaseiSearch...
MobiDBiSearch...

Proteomic databases

PRIDEiP09257

Protocols and materials databases

Structural Biology KnowledgebaseSearch...

Phylogenomic databases

OrthoDBiVOG0900002K

Family and domain databases

Gene3Di2.30.29.100, 1 hit
HAMAPiMF_04032 HSV_GB, 1 hit
InterProiView protein in InterPro
IPR035377 Glycoprot_B_PH1
IPR035381 Glycoprot_B_PH2
IPR038631 Glycoprot_B_PH2_sf
IPR000234 Herpes_Glycoprot_B
PfamiView protein in Pfam
PF17416 Glycoprot_B_PH1, 1 hit
PF17417 Glycoprot_B_PH2, 1 hit
PROSITEiView protein in PROSITE
PS00430 TONB_DEPENDENT_REC_1, 1 hit

ProtoNet; Automatic hierarchical classification of proteins

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ProtoNeti
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<p>This section provides general information on the entry.<p><a href='/help/entry_information_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Entry informationi

<p>This subsection of the ‘Entry information’ section provides a mnemonic identifier for a UniProtKB entry, but it is not a stable identifier. Each reviewed entry is assigned a unique entry name upon integration into UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot.<p><a href='/help/entry_name' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Entry nameiGB_VZVD
<p>This subsection of the ‘Entry information’ section provides one or more accession number(s). These are stable identifiers and should be used to cite UniProtKB entries. Upon integration into UniProtKB, each entry is assigned a unique accession number, which is called ‘Primary (citable) accession number’.<p><a href='/help/accession_numbers' target='_top'>More...</a></p>AccessioniPrimary (citable) accession number: P09257
<p>This subsection of the ‘Entry information’ section shows the date of integration of the entry into UniProtKB, the date of the last sequence update and the date of the last annotation modification (‘Last modified’). The version number for both the entry and the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/canonical_and_isoforms">canonical sequence</a> are also displayed.<p><a href='/help/entry_history' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Entry historyiIntegrated into UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: July 1, 1989
Last sequence update: September 22, 2009
Last modified: October 10, 2018
This is version 82 of the entry and version 2 of the sequence. See complete history.
<p>This subsection of the ‘Entry information’ section indicates whether the entry has been manually annotated and reviewed by UniProtKB curators or not, in other words, if the entry belongs to the Swiss-Prot section of UniProtKB (<strong>reviewed</strong>) or to the computer-annotated TrEMBL section (<strong>unreviewed</strong>).<p><a href='/help/entry_status' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Entry statusiReviewed (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)
Annotation programViral Protein Annotation Program

<p>This section contains any relevant information that doesn’t fit in any other defined sections<p><a href='/help/miscellaneous_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Miscellaneousi

Keywords - Technical termi

Complete proteome, Reference proteome

Documents

  1. SIMILARITY comments
    Index of protein domains and families
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