Online tutorial

InterPro Functional and structural analysis of protein sequences

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Time to complete: 2 hours

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  • Alex Mitchell

Last reviewed: June 2020

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InterPro is a classification database that provides predictive information about protein sequences. 

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Who is this course for?

This course is for anyone who would like to know what kind of information is available in InterPro, how to access it, and how to search the database. An undergraduate degree in a life science subject, and some background knowledge in the molecular structure of proteins would be an advantage. 

Completing the Introduction to protein classification tutorial will provide suitable background knowledge for this course.


What will I achieve?

By the end of the course you will be able to:

  • search the InterPro database in a number of different ways
  • interpret the information in an InterPro entry page
  • review the graphical representation of the signature matches on an InterPro protein page

What resources do I need?

There are no specific resources required to complete this course.

DOI_disc_logo DOI: 10.6019/TOL.InterProFam-t.2018.00001.1

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