A Periodic Table of Protein Complexes

Below is an excerpt of the periodic table of protein complexes for up to four subunit types (vertical axis) and up to twelve repeats (horizontal axis).
The search function also works for larger numbers of subunit types and repeats.

Click on a topology in the table, or search for a complex (PDB):

Sebastian E. Ahnert, Joseph A. Marsh, Helena Hernandez, Carol V. Robinson, Sarah A. Teichmann
Principles of assembly reveal a periodic table of protein complexes
Science 350, 1331 and aaa2245 (2015). DOI: 10.1126/science.aaa2245

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