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Cite PDBe:

PDBe: improved findability of macromolecular structure data in the PDB.
Armstrong DR, Berrisford JM, Conroy MJ, Gutmanas A, Anyango S, Choudhary P, Clark AR, Dana JM, Deshpande M, Dunlop R, Gane P, Gáborová R, Gupta D, Haslam P, Koča J, Mak L, Mir S, Mukhopadhyay A, Nadzirin N, Nair S, Paysan-Lafosse T, Pravda L, Sehnal D, Salih O, Smart O, Tolchard J, Varadi M, Svobodova-Vařeková R, Zaki H, Kleywegt GJ, Velankar S.
Nucleic acids research Volume 48 (2020) p.D335-D343
DOI: 10.1093/nar/gkz990


Cite PDBe-KB:

PDBe-KB: a community-driven resource for structural and functional annotations.
PDBe-KB consortium.
Nucleic acids research Volume 48 (2020) p.D344-D353
DOI: 10.1093/nar/gkz853


Cite the PDB archive:

Protein Data Bank: the single global archive for 3D macromolecular structure data.
wwPDB consortium.
Nucleic acids research Volume 47 (2019) p.D520-D528
DOI: 10.1093/nar/gky949


Cite wwPDB:

Announcing the worldwide Protein Data Bank
Helen Berman, Kim Henrick & Haruki Nakamura 
Nature Structural & Molecular Biology 10, 980 (2003)
DOI: 10.1038/nsb1203-980