[Protein-analysis] Re: List of all proteins.

kaj.stenberg from helsinki.fi.invalid via proteins%40net.bio.net (by kaj.stenberg from helsinki.fi.invalid)
Fri Jan 22 04:05:35 EST 2010

watnne from googlemail.com wrote:

> Hi!
> You can download it from an FTP server: ftp.all-prots-in.nature.org .
> But be prepared that the zip file is about 50 TeraBytes in size and
> may contain humans, elephants, plants, bugs and definitely (computer)
> viruses and worms.

To ensure that none is missed one can create one's own list. Assume a
length-span of 50 - 1000 amino acids (you will miss some, but not
significantly many, you can correct that in another life).

Then make a script inserting each of the 20 amino acids into every
position in every combination and ask _your_ computer to assemble 
the list. Go for coffee...


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