If you use this server, please cite: Sandal M, Duy TP, Cona M, Zung H, Carloni P, et al. (2013) GOMoDo: A GPCRs Online Modeling and Docking Webserver. PLoS ONE 8(9): e74092. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0074092

Please always cite the relevant papers for the software you have used thanks to this server.



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Homology modeling and model assessment


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DOPE scoring function

  1. Shen MY, Sali A. (2006) "Statistical potential for assessment and prediction of protein structures." Protein Sci. 2006 Nov;15(11):2507-24.

GA341 scoring function

  1. John B, Sali A. (2003) Comparative protein structure modeling by iterative alignment, model building and model assessment." Nucleic Acids Res. 2003 Jul 15;31(14):3982-92.


  1. Leigh Willard, Anuj Ranjan,Haiyan Zhang,Hassan Monzavi, Robert F. Boyko, Brian D. Sykes, and David S. Wishart (2003) "VADAR: a web server for quantitative evaluation of protein structure quality" Nucleic Acids Res. 2003 July 1; 31 (13): 3316.3319



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  1. Cyril Dominguez, Rolf Boelens and Alexandre M.J.J. Bonvin (2003). "HADDOCK: a protein-protein docking approach based on biochemical and/or biophysical information.", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 125, 1731-1737.
  2. S.J. de Vries, A.D.J. van Dijk, M. Krzeminski, M. van Dijk, A. Thureau, V. Hsu, T. Wassenaar and A.M.J.J. Bonvin (2007) "HADDOCK versus HADDOCK: New features and performance of HADDOCK2.0 on the CAPRI targets.", Proteins: Struc. Funct. & Bioinformatic 69, 726-733
  3. A.D.J. van Dijk and A.M.J.J. Bonvin (2006) "Solvated docking: introducing water into the modelling of biomolecular complexes." Bioinformatics, 22 2340-2347 (2006).

Other utilities


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  1. Vincent Le Guilloux, Peter Schmidtke and Pierre Tuffery (2009) "Fpocket: An open source platform for ligand pocket detection", BMC Bioinformatics, 2009, 10:168


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  1. Hunter, J.D. (2007) "Matplotlib: A 2D Graphics Environment", Computing in Science and Engineering, 9(3):90-95
  2. John Hunter, creator of Matplotlib, passed away in August 2012. Please consider donating to the memorial fund.