Welcome to Polbase!

What is Polbase?

Polbase is a repository of biochemical, genetic, and structural information about DNA Polymerases.
See About for more information.

What can I do here?

Find polymerases with structures

Examine the details of a specific polymerase e.g. T4

Find a polymerase with specified properties

How can I participate?

Polbase needs participation from DNA Polymerase experts to realize its full potential.
Contribute missing entries

Announcements:

Publication of Polbase:  A description of Polbase has been published in the Nucleic Acid Research Database Issue. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21993301. 

Most recent addition:

Johansson2010 The eukaryotic replicative DNA polymerases take shape.

Using Polbase tables:

Sorting:

Tables may be sorted by clicking on any of the column titles. A second click reverses the sort order. <Ctrl> + click on the column titles to sort by more than one column (e.g. family then name).

Filtering:

It is also possible to filter the table by typing into the search box above the table. This will instantly hide lines from the table that do not contain your search text.