Prediction of EF‐hand calcium‐binding proteins and analysis of bacterial EF‐hand proteins

@article{Zhou2006PredictionOE,
  title={Prediction of EF‐hand calcium‐binding proteins and analysis of bacterial EF‐hand proteins},
  author={Yubin Zhou and Wei Yang and Michael Kirberger and Hsiau-Wei Lee and Gayatri Ayalasomayajula and Jenny J. Yang},
  journal={Proteins: Structure},
  year={2006},
  volume={65}
}
The EF‐hand protein with a helix–loop–helix Ca2+ binding motif constitutes one of the largest protein families and is involved in numerous biological processes. To facilitate the understanding of the role of Ca2+ in biological systems using genomic information, we report, herein, our improvement on the pattern search method for the identification of EF‐hand and EF‐like Ca2+‐binding proteins. The canonical EF‐hand patterns are modified to cater to different flanking structural elements. In… 
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