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NESsential specifications


Unique identifier OMICS_05913
Name NESsential
Software type Package/Module
Interface Command line interface
Restrictions to use None
Operating system Unix/Linux
Computer skills Advanced
Stability No
Maintained No


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PMCID: 4596688
PMID: 26349033
DOI: 10.7554/eLife.10034.018

[…] found in most helix-containing proteins, and many of these consensus-matching sequences are part of hydrophobic cores that are not accessible for crm1 binding. in the development of nes predictors (nessential by the horton lab and locnes by the chook lab, ; ), we found that prediction accuracy was improved by using both sequence and structural/biophysical properties (such as disorder propensity […]

PMCID: 4196910
PMID: 25313564
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0109521

[…] with the genthreader program . a model was constructed with modeller 9v11 . figures of the structural model were generated with pymol software (available at, the program nessential (available from was used for the prediction of classical nuclear export signal (nes) and predictnls (available […]

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NESsential institution(s)
Department of Computational Biology, Graduate School of Frontier Science, University of Tokyo, Kashiwa, Japan

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