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UniProt Exploring protein sequence and functional information

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This course is a guide to the UniProt resource, including what kinds of information it provides and how to access the data using the UniProt website.

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Who is this course for?

Some knowledge of biology and proteins is required for this course. Basic bioinformatics knowledge is useful but not essential.

What will I achieve?

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

  • Evaluate what UniProt is and what you can do with it
  • Explore the wide range of information provided by UniProt and understand where it comes from
  • Be able to access, navigate and search on the UniProt website
  • Evaluate the tools provided on the UniProt website
  • Comprehend how to access completely sequenced proteomes

What resources do I need?

There are no specific resources required to complete this course.

DOI_disc_logo DOI: 10.6019/TOL.UnP-t.2014.00001.1

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