UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Release of 21-Mar-2012 contains 535,248 sequence entries...More. UniProtKB/TrEMBL Release of 21-Mar-2012 contains 20,639,311 sequence entries...More
Protein Spotlight: the ends of our fingers
Fingertips are hugely sensitive. And, besides the fairly recent mobile phones that rely on them entirely, we put their sensitivity to use constantly. They are able to grasp subtle differences...More.
UniProt Knowledgebase release 2012_02
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Release of 22-Feb-2012 contains 534,695 sequence entries...More. UniProtKB/TrEMBL Release of 22-Feb-2012 contains 20,127,441 sequence entries....More
Protein Spotlight: get a grip
Someone once told me that they had spread grease all over the drainpipe that crawled up the front of their house, to prevent cats from climbing up it. It's a very simple and pretty harmless way of keeping the enemy away...More.
UniProt Knowledgebase release 2012_01
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Release of 25-Jan-2012 contains 534,242 sequence entries...More. UniProtKB/TrEMBL Release of 25-Jan-2012 contains 19,434,245 sequence entries...More.
Protein Spotlight: zips, necklaces & mobiles
I would hate to leave the house without the odd necklace hanging round my neck. But I happen to be fortunate. Millions of other people are not...More.
UniProt Knowledgebase release 2011_12
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Release of 14-Dec-2011 contains 533,657 sequence entries...More. UniProtKB/TrEMBL Release of 14-Dec-2011 contains 18,510,272 sequence entries...More.
Release 10 of the Bgee Database
All data updated to the latest versions of the data sources; Update of the multi-species HOG and vHOG ontologies; Correction of minor bugs in the expression data analyses. Details on the Bgee web site.
Protein Spotlight: a missing sense
We are reminded regularly of how fragile life is and how easily the subtle balance of our molecular make-up can be shifted and cause devastating effects. Deafness is one... More.
UniProt Knowledgebase release 2011_11
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Release of 16-Nov-2011 contains 533,049 sequence entries...More. UniProtKB/TrEMBL Release of 16-Nov-2011 contains 18,215,214 sequence entries... More.
Protein Spotlight: a balanced mind
When I leave for work every morning, I know exactly where to get my train. This may sound quite absurd but just imagine, for one moment, that you had no memory.... More.
UniProt Knowledgebase release 2011_10
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Release of 19-Oct-2011 contains 532,792 sequence entries...More. UniProtKB/TrEMBL Release of 19-Oct-2011 contains 17,651,715 sequence entries... More.
Protein Spotlight: life's tremors
Destruction is sometimes necessary for life to continue.... More.
New resource in genomics
A new resource (ZFN-Site) to search genomes for specific target sites and off-target sites, such as for pairs of zinc finger proteins (ZFPs). More details on the website of ZFN-Site.
UniProt Knowledgebase release 2011_09
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Release of 21-Sep-2011 contains 532,146 sequence entries...More. UniProtKB/TrEMBL Release of 21-Sep-2011 contains 16,886,838 sequence entries... More.
New resources in evolution
The following two new resources have been added: BayeScan (to identify natural selection) and fastsimcoal (for coalescent simulation of genomic data)
Official release of neXtProt
Official launch of neXtProt, an on-line knowledge platform on human proteins. It provides a broad spectrum of information on all human proteins. Read more
UniProt Knowledgebase release 2011_08
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Release of 27-July-2011 contains 531'473 sequence entries...More. UniProtKB/TrEMBL Release of 27-July-2011 contains 16'504'022 sequence entries... More.
New ExPASy portal is on-line
A new ExPASy portal is now available. It enhances the well-known ExPASy proteomics server with many new features.
UniProt Knowledgebase release 2011_07
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Release of 28-June-2011 contains 530'264 sequence entries...More. UniProtKB/TrEMBL Release of 28-June-2011 contains 16'014'672 sequence entries... More.