Research Group Collaboration

  • Prof David Hornby , University of Sheffield, UK

  • Dave Hornby's Biochemistry Blog Site

  • Prof C. Neil Hunter FRS, University of Sheffield, UK

  • Prof Monde Ntwasa, University of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa

  • Dr. Zenda Woodman, The University of Cape Town, South Africa

  • Dr. Gavin Thomas, University of York, UK

  • Dr. Nur Zazarina Ramly, Universiti Sains Islam, Malaysia

Entrepreneurship Collaboration

African German Entrepreneurship Academy (AGEA)

University-Business-Partnerships between Higher Education Institutions and Business Partners in Germany and in Developing Countries

Entropix Biotechnology Company of Prof David Hornby

Sengenics Biotechnology Company of Prof Jonathan Blackburn

International Bodies Association

Research Funding Bodies



Protein Sequences Database

Mass Spectrometry Database Search Algorithms

Membrane Protein Databases


Structural Biology

DNA Analysis

Primer Design


Secondary Structure Prediction

    • Coils Prediction of coiled coil regions in proteins (Lupas's method) at EMBnet-CH

    • Paircoil2 Prediction of coiled coil regions in proteins (Berger's method)

    • Multicoil

    • PSIPRED Protein Structure Prediction Server

    • DSSP Definition of protein secondary structure

Membrane Proteins Topology Prediction

    • Phobius A combined transmembrane topology and signal peptide predictor

    • Membrane Protein Explorer

    • TMHMM (v. 2.0) Prediction of transmembrane helices in proteins (CBS; Denmark)

    • HMMTOP Prediction of transmembrane helices in proteins (Institute of enzymology, Budapest)

    • The PredictProtein server Prediction of transmembrane helix location and topology (Columbia University)

    • TMAP Transmembrane detection based on multiple sequence alignment (Karolinska Institut; Sweden)

Homology Modelling

Sequence Alignment

Other Important Links