About SGD

The Saccharomyces Genome Database (SGD) provides comprehensive integrated biological information for the budding yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae along with search and analysis tools to explore these data, enabling the discovery of functional relationships between sequence and gene products in fungi and higher organisms.

Meetings

ICY15 meets ICYGMB30
August 22 to August 26, 2021 -

University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria

Le TOR de France - Target Of Rapamycin Science Club in France, 2nd Edition
October 14 to October 15, 2021 -

Nice, France

Levures, Modèles et Outils (LMO14)
October 27 to October 29, 2021 -

University of Strasbourg, France

31st Fungal Genetics Conference
March 15 to March 20, 2022 -

Asilomar Conference Grounds, Pacific Grove, CA

New & Noteworthy

Reference Genome Annotation Update R64.3 - August 03, 2021

The S. cerevisiae strain S288C reference genome annotation was updated in its first major update since 2014. The new genome annotation is release R64.3, which released on April 21, 2021. Note that the underlying sequence of 16 assembled nuclear chromosomes, plus the mitochondrial genome, remained unchanged in annotation release R64.3.1 (relative to genome sequence release R64.2.1). This annotation update […]

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SGD Newsletter, Spring 2021 - May 27, 2021

About this newsletter:  This is the Spring 2021 issue of the SGD newsletter. The goal of this newsletter is to inform our users about new features in SGD and to foster communication within the yeast community. You can view this newsletter as well as previous newsletters on our Community Wiki. Contents R64.3 Annotation Update New Homology Pages Functional […]

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SGD Homology Data Now Available On New Homology Pages - March 25, 2021

SGD is excited to introduce our new Homology Pages! These pages can be accessed by clicking on the Homology tab in the header of SGD gene pages, as seen below. The information displayed on the Homology Pages is divided into several sections: Homologs: Information about known homologs for the gene of interest, such as the […]

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BREWMOR Workshop: Preparing Undergraduate Students for Research Experiences - February 03, 2021

BREWMOR: Bridging Research and Education With Model ORganisms (formerly BREW) will be hosting a virtual workshop titled, “Preparing Undergraduate Students for Research Experiences,” on Friday February 19th, 2021 from 4 – 6:30 PM US Eastern time. After a very successful virtual BREW (Bridging Research and Education Workshop) in July of 2020 as part of the TAGC meeting, […]

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Apply Now for the 2021 Fungal Pathogen Genomics (Virtual) Course - January 21, 2021

Fungal Pathogen Genomics is an exciting several day long course that provides experimental biologists working on fungal organisms with hands-on experience in genomic-scale data analysis. Through a collaborative teaching effort between the web-based fungal data mining resources FungiDB, EnsemblFungi, PomBase, SGD, CGD, MycoCosm, and JGI, students will learn how to utilize the unique tools provided […]

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