Cyanidioschyzon merolae Genome Project

Home / Introduction / Browser / BLAST / Publications / Download / Member

Current Status

Shotgun Sequence
Done
335,278 reads (from 274,944 clones)
Assembling
Done on Aug 15 2001
928 contigs
Chromosome Assignment
Done on Mar 31 2002
16 groups (assuming 20 chromosomes)
Contig Ordering
Done on Aug 12 2002
20 chromosomes with 98% completeness
Gap Filling
Ongoing
Chromosome 1-6, 11, 12, 16, and 18 are completely connected except the teromeres (99.98% completeness)
Annotation
Continued
Currently there are 6,380 entries including 5,771 genes
Publication
Published on Apr 8 2004
Matsuzaki, M. et al. Nature 428, 653-657 (2004)