About Schmidtea mediterranea
The freshwater planarian Schmidtea mediterranea is commonly used as a model for regeneration and development of tissues, due to its ability to regenerate large portions of missing body parts.
There is 1 alternative genome project for Schmidtea mediterranea available in WormBase ParaSite: PRJNA379262
Genome Assembly & Annotation
The S. mediterranea genome has been sequenced by the Stowers Institute and the Genome Institute at Washington University. The assembly version represented is SmedGD_v1.3 from SmedGD, as described by Robb et al (2007).
The original gene predictions were made by the Stowers Institute, as described by Robb et al (2007). The gene models have since been iteratively improved. The version represented here is v1.3 from SmedGD.
- Robb SM, Ross E, Sánchez Alvarado A. SmedGD: the Schmidtea mediterranea genome database. Nucleic Acids Res, 2008;36(database issue):D599-606
|Data Source||McDonnell Genome Institute|
This widget has been derived from the assembly-stats code developed by the Lepbase project at the University of Edinburgh