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The Giardia genome project database
Version of Record online: 9 JAN 2006
FEMS Microbiology Letters
Volume 189, Issue 2, pages 271–273, August 2000
How to Cite
McArthur, A. G., Morrison, H. G., Nixon, J. E.J., Passamaneck, N. Q.E., Kim, U., Hinkle, G., Crocker, M. K., Holder, M. E., Farr, R., Reich, C. I., Olsen, G. E., Aley, S. B., Adam, R. D., Gillin, F. D. and Sogin, M. L. (2000), The Giardia genome project database. FEMS Microbiology Letters, 189: 271–273. doi: 10.1111/j.1574-6968.2000.tb09242.x
- Issue online: 9 JAN 2006
- Version of Record online: 9 JAN 2006
- Received 21 June 2000, Accepted 23 June 2000
- Genome sequencing;
- Genome database;
- Giardia lamblia
The Giardia genome project database provides an online resource for Giardia lamblia (WB strain, clone C6) genome sequence information. The database includes edited single-pass reads, the results of BLASTX searches, and details of progress towards sequencing the entire 12 million-bp Giardia genome. Pre-sorted BLASTX results can be retrieved based on keyword searches and BLAST searches of the high throughput Giardia data can be initiated from the web site or through NCBI. Descriptions of the genomic DNA libraries, project protocols and summary statistics are also available. Although the Giardia genome project is ongoing, new sequences are made available on a bi-monthly basis to ensure that researchers have access to information that may assist them in the search for genes and their biological function. The current URL of the Giardia genome project database is http://www.mbl.edu/Giardia.