Check out the new chapter of WormBook in GENETICS: From “the Worm” to “the Worms” and Back Again: The Evolutionary Developmental Biology of Nematodes by Eric Haag, David Fitch and Marie Delattre.
Check out the latest chapter in WormBook, GENETICS: Recent Molecular Genetic Explorations of Caenorhabditis elegans MicroRNAs by Victor Ambros and Gary Ruvkun.
Data sets coming from high throughput experiments which reside in SPELL have now been updated with topics so that you can actually search by your favorite topic. You can see the topic search options by clicking the button ‘Options for Filtering Results by Dataset Tags‘ on the SPELL home page under the search box for Gene Name(s).
If you’re wondering which WormBase tool to use for your data needs, check out this updated list of tools with short descriptions for what to use them for. Click on the tool names to be taken directly to the tool.
The Eukaryotic Genomic Databases book has just been released by Springer (Editors: Kollmar, Martin) and contains detailed chapters related to the eukaryotic databases such as WormBase, FlyBase, the yeast databases, SGD and PomBase, etc. The chapters describe database contents and classic use-cases, which assist in accessing eukaryotic genomic data and encouraging comparative genomic research.