BotDB: A database resource for the clostridial neurotoxins.

  title={BotDB: A database resource for the clostridial neurotoxins.},
  author={Frank J. Lebeda},
  journal={Movement disorders : official journal of the Movement Disorder Society},
  volume={19 Suppl 8},
BotDB is a database designed to encapsulate the rapidly expanding amount of information about the structure and function of the botulinum (BoNT) and tetanus neurotoxins and to track a variety of basic and applied research efforts. The AceDB management system was chosen for this project because of its flexibility in manipulating semistructured data sets and for its information retrieval query languages. In addition to storing amino and nucleic acid sequences of the clostridial neurotoxin genes… CONTINUE READING