AA 3 letter to 1 letter code

John Edward Hill HILLJ01 at MCRCR6.MED.NYU.EDU
Fri Nov 4 08:46:14 EST 1994

The REFORMAT command in GCG has the following option:

 /THReeintoone             translates three-letter peptides into one-letter

That should do it!

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On Fri, 4 Nov 1994, Christoph Weber wrote:

> Hi all,
> I have to pull out sequences from PDB files and get them into GCG format.
> In the PDB files the three letter code is used, while GCG only accepts
> one letter codes.
> I poked around in the help files for a utility to translate between the
> two representations, but haven't found anything.
> In NBRL3D, I found about half of my sequences and successfully downloaded them
> in a GCG readable format, but it's the ones not in NBRL3D (yet) that bug me.
> Does anyone out there know how to go about this?
> Thanks in advance,
> Christoph
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