Release 2017_04 of 12-Apr-2017 contains 1786 documentation entries, 1309 patterns, 1186 profiles and 1205 ProRule.
PROSITE was created by the groups of Amos Bairoch at the SIB Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics in 1989.
Increased data flow and especially the automation of proteome analysis have
created a requirement for resources, which cannot be addressed in full by
In 1998, it has therefore been decided to ask non-academic users to financially contribute to the maintenance of the database.
Starting in September 1998, a system of an annual subscription fee for commercial use of the database has been implemented. The SIB Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics has mandated Geneva Bioinformatics (GeneBio) SA to act as its representative for the purpose of concluding the necessary license agreements and levying the fees.If after having read this document, you still have questions, you can contact us: