How do I use GPCR-OKB ?
The Locating data page discusses
different ways to search for information in GPCR-OKB. Additional help is provided
when the icon appears.
Clicking on this icon will open a popup window containing detailed descriptions
and practical examples.
How can I cite GPCR-OKB ?
Please cite the following article when referring to GPCR-OKB:
Skrabanek L, Murcia M, Bouvier M, Devi L, George SR, Lohse MJ, Milligan G, Neubig R,
Palczewski K, Parmentier M, Pin JP, Vriend G, Javitch JA, Campagne F, Filizola M.
"Requirements and ontology for a G protein-coupled receptor oligomerization knowledge
base." BMC Bioinformatics. 2007 May 30;8:177.
How can I get a machine readable version of GPCR-OKB data ?
The GPCR-OKB data is stored in a Subversion repository in XML files. To get download these data,
including the associated schema files, you can check it out directly from the
You can use the username guest and for a password please provide your email address.
What web browsers are supported by this application ?
To give the best user experience, GPCR-OKB targets modern platforms and browsers.
We suggest using Firefox 3+, Google Chrome, Safari 4+,
or Internet Explorer 8+. Older browsers, including Internet Explorer before version 8,
and may have problems with our website.
Can I give you feedback ?
You most certainly can. Our database improvement strongly depends on users' opinion.
Comments/suggestions should be sent to email@example.com
Requirements and ontology for a G protein-coupled receptor oligomerization
Bioinformatics. 2007 May 30;8:177. Skrabanek L,
Murcia M, Bouvier M, Devi L, George SR, Lohse MJ, Milligan G, Neubig R,
Palczewski K, Parmentier M, Pin JP, Vriend G, Javitch JA, Campagne F,
GPCR-OKB: The G Protein Coupled Receptor Oligomer Knowledge Base.
Bioinformatics. 2010 May 25.
Khelashvili G, Dorff K, Shan J, Camacho-Artacho M, Skrabanek L, Vroling B, Bouvier M, Devi LA, George SR,
Javitch JA, Lohse MJ, Milligan G, Neubig RR, Palczewski K, Parmentier M, Pin JP, Vriend G, Campagne F,
Filizola M. doi:10.1093/bioinformatics/btq264