Data collection: UniProt Knowledgebase

General information

Recommended name UniProt Knowledgebase
Alternative name(s)
  • UniProtKB
  • UniProt
  • Protein Knowledgebase
Description The UniProt Knowledgebase (UniProtKB) is a comprehensive resource for protein sequence and functional information with extensive cross-references to more than 120 external databases. Besides amino acid sequence and a description, it also provides taxonomic data and citation information.
Identifier pattern^([A-N,R-Z][0-9]([A-Z][A-Z, 0-9][A-Z, 0-9][0-9]){1,2})|([O,P,Q][0-9][A-Z, 0-9][A-Z, 0-9][A-Z, 0-9][0-9])(\.\d+)?$
Registry identifierMIR:00000005

Identification schemes

Namespace uniprot
URI http://identifiers.org/uniprot/
Alternative URI schemes  
  • urn:miriam:uniprot
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Physical locations (resources)

Resource
MIR:00100330
Description UniProt through NCBI
Access URL http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/protein/$id  [Example: P62158]
Institution National Center for Biotechnology Information, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
Website http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/protein/
Resource
MIR:00100134
Description Universal Protein Resource
Access URL http://www.uniprot.org/uniprot/$id  [Example: P62158]
Institution UniProt Consortium, USA, UK and Switzerland
Website http://www.uniprot.org/
primary Resource
MIR:00100164
Description Universal Protein Resource using Persistent URL system
Access URL http://purl.uniprot.org/uniprot/$id  [Example: P62158]
Institution UniProt Consortium
Website http://purl.uniprot.org/
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