ZPRED: Predicting the distance to the membrane center for residues in alpha-helical membrane proteins

@article{Granseth2006ZPREDPT,
  title={ZPRED: Predicting the distance to the membrane center for residues in alpha-helical membrane proteins},
  author={Erik Granseth and H{\aa}kan Viklund and Arne Elofsson},
  journal={Bioinformatics},
  year={2006},
  volume={22 14},
  pages={
          e191-6
        }
}
MOTIVATION Prediction methods are of great importance for membrane proteins as experimental information is harder to obtain than for globular proteins. As more membrane protein structures are solved it is clear that topology information only provides a simplified picture of a membrane protein. Here, we describe a novel challenge for the prediction of alpha-helical membrane proteins: to predict the distance between a residue and the center of the membrane, a measure we define as the Z-coordinate… 

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