Identifying protein domains with the Pfam database.


Pfam is a database of such protein domain families, with each family represented by multiple sequence alignments and profile hidden Markov models (HMMs). In addition, each family has associated annotation, literature references and links to other databases. The entries in Pfam are available via the worldwide web and in flatfile format. This unit contains… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/0471250953.bi0205s01