Schematic drawing of the GOTax platform. The schema shows the different components of the GOTax platform. GOTaxDB serves as central data storage that is queried by GOTaxExplorer. The stand-alone version of GOTaxExplorer comprises a GUI and a CLI. Additionally, GOTaxExplorer is available as a Java Web Start version. FSST is a module for calculating functional similarities between user-defined sets of proteins or protein families. It contains an embedded database making it independent from GOTaxDB.
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