PDB Highlights

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Oldest entries in the PDB archive

Oldest PDB entry The oldest entries in the PDB archive
The oldest X-ray entries in the PDB archive
The oldest NMR entries in the PDB archive
The oldest EM entries in the PDB archive

 

PDB entries with most protein chains

Entry with most protein chains PDB entries with most number of protein chains
X-ray entries with most number of protein chains
NMR entries with most number of protein chains
EM entries with most number of protein chains

 

PDB entries with most DNA chains

Nucleosome - DNA protein complex (PDB entry 3lel) PDB entries with most number of DNA chains
X-ray entries with most number of DNA chains
NMR entries with most number of DNA chains
EM entries with most number of DNA chains

 

PDB entries with most RNA chains

Entry with most RNA chains - PDB entry 4nia PDB entries with most number of RNA chains
X-ray entries with most number of RNA chains
NMR entries with most number of RNA chains
EM entries with most number of RNA chains

 

PDB entries with most number of unique bound molecules

PDB entries with most number of unique bound molecules - PDB entry 3wu2 PDB entries with most number of unique bound molecules
X-ray entries with most number of unique bound molecules
NMR entries with most number of unique bound molecules
EM entries with most number of unique bound molecules

 

PDB entries with most number of bound molecules

PDB entries with most number of bound molecules - PDB entry 4v9q  PDB entries with most number of bound molecules
X-ray entries with most number of bound molecules
NMR entries with most number of bound molecules
EM entries with most number of bound molecules