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Researcher Tools, Services and Support

The purpose of this guide is to provide resources and information to the UMass Medical School community about the Library's research and scholarly communication services.

Conserved Domain Database

The CDD is a resource for the annotation of functional units in proteins. Its collection of domain models includes a set curated by NCBI, which utilizes 3D structure to provide insights into sequence/structure/function relationships.

Learn more about Conserved Domains and Protein Classification.

Structure

Structure is a molecular modeling database that contains macromolecular 3D structures derived from the Protein Data Bank, as well as tools for their visualization and comparative analysis.

NCBI Structure Group