what is the meaing of singal Peptide?

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what is the meaing of singal Peptide?

Post by Nmr » Wed Oct 06, 2010 6:35 am

Hi dears....
While i surfing websites related to the bioinformatics tools i found sever called Signal P..for signal peptide determining.... My question is what is the meaning of signal peptide and how can i read "expressing" the result in my report?

If anyone has experience in these software, pleas reply!

this is the link of the software.
Thank you.

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Re: what is the meaing of singal Peptide?

Post by JackBean » Wed Oct 06, 2010 7:36 am

Ah, CBS... :)

The signal peptide tells you, where will be the protein directed to, e.g. to mitochondria, plastids, apoplast etc.

Cis or trans? That's what matters.

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