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.


BREW: Bridging Research and Education Workshop
July 13, 2020 -


Le TOR de France- Target Of Rapamycin Science Club in France, 2nd Edition
October 01 to October 02, 2020 -

Nice, France

31st Fungal Genetics Conference
March 09 to March 14, 2021 -

Asilomar Conference Grounds, Pacific Grove, CA

Gene Transcription in Yeast: From Single Molecules to Phase Separation
June 07 to June 12, 2021 -

Sant Feliu de Guixols, Spain

15th International Congress on Yeasts
August 22 to August 26, 2021 -

University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria

New & Noteworthy

Tutorial on New SGD Features! - May 15, 2020

What are the basic features of SGD? In our new video you will learn some of the key features that are available to users to help with their research efforts. We realize that there are many resources not included in this video (did you see that list at the end?), but we wanted to provide […]

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26th Anniversary of SGD Website - May 13, 2020

Happy Birthday to Us!  May 8, 2020 marked the 26th anniversary of the day the SGD website first went live, bringing yeast genome information to all!  In May 1994, the “World Wide Web” had only been in existence for about 22 months, but starting way back then, anyone (especially yeast researchers!) could easily access the […]

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Submit Data to SGD - April 15, 2020

Help SGD annotate your paper by pointing us to your novel results, datasets, or other important information! Authors can submit their own data for their publications using SGD’s simple submit data form. Be sure to contact us if you have any questions or feedback!

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Explore SGD with New Homepage Feature - April 06, 2020

SGD is excited to introduce the new ‘Explore SGD’ button on our homepage, which allows users to explore SGD data and pages without an initial search query. After selecting the ‘Explore SGD’ button, users will be redirected to our search results page where they can browse all of the information SGD has to offer. The […]

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SGD Newsletter, Fall 2019 - December 05, 2019

About this newsletter: This is the Fall 2019 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. Contents: SGD at ICYGMB 2019 SGD Staff Out and About Alliance of Genome Resouces at Version 2.3 Updated Metabolic […]

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