Worm Base

Worm Base

WormBase is an online bioinformatics database of the biology and genome of the model organism Caenorhabditis elegans and related nematodes.

It is used by the C. elegans research community both as an information resource and as a mode to publish and distribute their results. The database is constantly updated and new versions are released on a monthly basis.

WormBase is one of the organizations participating in the Generic Model Organism Database (GMOD) project.

Read more about Worm Base:  Contents, Tools, Sequence Curation, Other Species, WormBase Management

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