Chapter

Chapter 24.5 The Protein Data Bank, 1999–

Crystallography of biological macromolecules

First Online Edition (2006)

Part 24. Crystallographic databases

  1. H. M. Berman1,
  2. J. Westbrook1,
  3. Z. Feng1,
  4. G. Gilliland2,
  5. T. N. Bhat2,
  6. H. Weissig3,
  7. I. N. Shindyalov3,
  8. P. E. Bourne4

Published Online: 1 JAN 2006

DOI: 10.1107/97809553602060000722

International Tables for Crystallography

International Tables for Crystallography

How to Cite

Berman, H. M., Westbrook, J., Feng, Z., Gilliland, G., Bhat, T. N., Weissig, H., Shindyalov, I. N. and Bourne, P. E. 2006. The Protein Data Bank, 1999–. International Tables for Crystallography. F:24:24.5:675–684.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Chemistry, Rutgers University, 610 Taylor Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854-8087, USA

  2. 2

    National Institute of Standards and Technology, Biotechnology Division, 100 Bureau Drive, Gaithersburg, MD 20899, USA

  3. 3

    San Diego Supercomputer Center, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093-0537, USA

  4. 4

    Department of Pharmacology, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093-0537, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2006

Abstract

In 1998, members of the Research Collaboratory for Structural Bioinformatics became the managers of the Protein Data Bank archive. This chapter details the systems used for the deposition, annotation and distribution of the data in the archive.

Keywords:

  • databases;
  • nuclear magnetic resonance;
  • NMR;
  • Protein Data Bank;
  • structure validation