Kabat Numbering Scheme

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The Kabat Numbering Scheme is a scheme for the numbering of amino acid residues in antibodies based upon variable regions. The scheme is useful when comparing these variable regions between antibodies.[1]

Another numbering scheme is the Chotia Numbering System.


  1. ^ "A description of the Kabat numbering scheme". Bioinf.org.uk. Retrieved 2013-07-26.