Wanted: Program for calculating mol. weight of proteins

Arne Mueller amuelle3 at gwdg.de
Wed May 27 20:27:33 EST 1998

Morten Stig Andersen wrote:
> Does anyone know of a program that calculates the molecular weights of
> proteins from their sequence?
> I would prefer a unix based command line interface which can read the
> sequence from standard input, so it can easily be used by other
> programs.
> Thanks,

Hi All,

If you've access to gcg you can do this with the "peptidesort" program.
You get:

Molecular weight
Average Residue Weight
Isoelectric point 
Extinction coefficient



Arne Mueller            
Institut fuer Mikrobiologie und Genetik
Abt. Molekulare Genetik und 
Praeparative Molekularbiologie
Universitaet Goettingen
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37077 Goettingen        
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