Journal article

Two Blast-independent tools, CyPerl and CyExcel, for harvesting hundreds of novel cyclotides and analogues from plant genomes and protein databases

Jun Zhang, Zhengshuang Hua, Zebo Huang, QiZhu Chen, Qingyun Long, David J Craik, Alan JM Baker, Wensheng Shu, Bin Liao

Planta | SPRINGER | Published : 2015

University of Melbourne Researchers

Grants

Awarded by National Natural Science Foundation of China


Awarded by Open Project of the State Key Laboratory of Biocontrol


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council (Australia) Senior Principal Research Fellowship


Funding Acknowledgements

The authors would like to thank the CyBase administrators, Dr. CK Wang and Dr. Q Kaas, for assisting cyclotide structure analysis. This work was funded by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (Grant No. 31100198, 31170480 and U1201233) and by the Open Project of the State Key Laboratory of Biocontrol (SKLBC2010K04). DJC is funded by a National Health and Medical Research Council (Australia) Senior Principal Research Fellowship (APP1026501). We also thank Prof. AJM Baker (Universities of Melbourne and Queensland, Australia) for help in improving the final version of the manuscript.