Thioredoxin--a fold for all reasons

Structure. 1995 Mar 15;3(3):245-50. doi: 10.1016/s0969-2126(01)00154-x.


The thioredoxin fold is a characteristic protein structural motif that has been found in five distinct classes of proteins that have the common property of interacting with cysteine-containing substrates.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Amino Acid Sequence
  • Molecular Sequence Data
  • Protein Folding*
  • Thioredoxins / chemistry*


  • Thioredoxins