Data collection: Pfam

protein domain

General information

Recommended name Pfam
Alternative name(s)
  • Protein Family Database
Description The Pfam database contains information about protein domains and families. For each entry a protein sequence alignment and a Hidden Markov Model is stored.
Identifier pattern^PF\d{5}$
Registry identifierMIR:00000028

Identification schemes

Namespace pfam
Compact Identifier pfam:{accession number}
Alternative URI schemes  
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Physical locations (resources)

primary Resource
Description Pfam at EMBL-EBI
Access URLs HTML   (using the example identifier: PF01234)
Institution European Bioinformatics Institute, Hinxton, Cambridge, UK
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