Release 1.0




Please, if you find SelenoDB useful for your research cite:

Castellano S, Gladyshev VN, Guigó R and Berry MJ
SelenoDB 1.0: a database of selenoprotein genes, proteins and SECIS elements
Nucleic Acids Res, 36, D339-D343 (2008)

Some publications using our data:

Allmang C, Wurth L and Krol A
The selenium to selenoprotein pathway in eukaryotes: More molecular partners than anticipated
Biochim Biophys Acta, 1790, 1415-1423 (2009)

Latreche L, Jean-Jean O, Driscoll DM and Chavatte L
Novel structural determinants in human SECIS elements modulate the translational recoding of UGA
as selenocysteine

Nucleic Acids Res, 37, 5868-5880 (2009)

Castellano S
On the unique function of selenocysteine - Insights from the evolution of selenoproteins
Biochim Biophys Acta, 1790, 1463-1470 (2009)

Cornman RS, Chen YP, Schatz MC, Street C, Zhao Y, Desany B, Egholm M, Hutchison S, Pettis JS,
Lipkin WI and Evans JD
Genomic Analyses of the Microsporidian Nosema ceranae, an Emergent Pathogen of Honey Bees
PLoS Pathog, 5, e1000466 (2009)

Castellano S, Andres AM, Bosch E, Bayes M, Guigó R and Clark AG
Low exchangeability of selenocysteine, the 21st amino acid, in vertebrate proteins
Mol Biol Evol, 26, 2031-2040 (2009)

Harrison P and Yu Z
Frame disruptions in human mRNA transcripts, and their relationship with splicing and protein structures
BMC Genomics, 8, 371 (2007)