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Cotton genomes and polyploidies unspun

December 20, 2012

This publication in Nature describes the analysis of the Cotton D genome (Gossypium raimondii) and a comparison to the Cotton A, F and tetraploid cotton genomic content. It also looks at fiber evolution development in the cotton lineage.

Three branches of spiralian genomes sequenced!

December 20, 2012

This publication in Nature describes the analysis of three animals we contributed to the sequencing of: the giant owl limpet (Lottia gigantean), marine segmented worm (Capitella teleta), and the freshwater leech (Helobdella robusta).

Phytozome v9.0 is out!

December 13, 2012

The latest version of Phytozome has been released.

Algal genomes reveal evolutionary mosaicism and the fate of nucleomorphs

November 28, 2012

This publication in Nature describes the analysis of the two algal genomes we produced: Bigelowiella natans CCMP2755 and Guillardia theta CCMP2712.

View the Publication: Algal genomes reveal evolutionary mosaicism and the fate of nucleomorphs

Button mushroom reveals mechanisms governing adaptation

October 23, 2012

This publication in PNAS describes the analysis of our button mushroom genome (Agaricus bisporus).

Identical Genomic Organization of Two Hemichordate Hox Clusters

October 11, 2012

This publication in Current Biology describes the analysis of the Hox cluster organization from an assembly we produced for an acorn worm (Saccoglossus kowalevskii).

P.capsci genome published

October 1, 2012

This publication in MPMI describes the analysis of the Phytopthera capsci (a water mold that causes pepper blight) genome sequence.

Dlx clusters across mammalian taxa

September 5, 2012

This publication in JEZ describes the analysis Dlx clusters across a set of mammalian species.

Variation in lateral line sensory systems of sticklebacks

September 1, 2012

This publication in G3 describes an analysis of how stickleback sense water currents using a set of neurological sensory organs.

First pollen eater released (A. limacinum)

August 9, 2012

Public release of the JGI annotation and portal for the draft assembly of Aurantiochytrium limacinum v1.0.  Annotations of the assembly are now publicly available at http://genome.jgi.doe.gov/Aurli1/. This is a first in a series of protists that break down pollen in the ocean.