MitoFates predicts mitochondrial presequence, a cleavable localization signal located in N-terminal, and its cleaved position.

Usage, data and programs

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Query sequence

Paste single letter amino acid sequence(s) in single or multi FASTA format.
Or, upload a file in FASTA format.
Limitation: At most 2,000 sequences per submission. Sample sequence




If you use MitoFates in your publications, please cite the following publication:

MitoFates: Improved Prediction of Mitochondrial Targeting Sequences and Their Cleavage Sites.
Yoshinori Fukasawa, Junko Tsuji, Szu-Chin Fu, Kentaro Tomii, Paul Horton and Kenichiro Imai.
Molecular & Cellular Proteomics, 14(4): 1113-1126, 2015