UniLectin interactive lectin database
UniLectin exploration platform and database for curated and predicted lectin carbohydrate binding proteins

UniLectin exploration platform and database for curated and predicted lectin carbohydrate binding proteins

curated and classified lectins 3D structures

publication in NAR

predicted β-propeller lectins from curated domains

publication in Structure

publication in Viruses

overview of UniLectin information and features

What is UniLectin ?
The UniLectin interactive database is dedicated to the classification and curation of lectins (with UniLectin3D module), the prediction of β-propeller lectins (with PropLec module) and the prediction of all lectin classes (Available on demand).
What are Lectins ?
Lectins are proteins with at least one non-catalytic domain that binds reversibly to a specific mono or oligosaccharide, and are not antibodies. Carbohydrate-binding has molecular and cellular consequences. Lectins play a range of roles in biological recognition involving cells, carbohydrates, and proteins. Lectins also mediate attachment and binding of bacteria and viruses to their intended targets.
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How to cite: F Bonnardel, J Mariethoz, S Salentin, X Robin, M Schroeder, S Perez, F Lisacek, A Imberty; UniLectin3D, a database of carbohydrate binding proteins with curated information on 3D structures and interacting ligands, Nucleic Acids Research, Volume 47, Issue D1, 8 January 2019, Pages D1236–D1244, doi:10.1093/nar/gky832