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.


Le TOR de France - Target Of Rapamycin Science Club in France, 2nd Edition
May 27 to May 28, 2021 -

Nice, France

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

Sant Feliu de Guixols, Spain

ICY15 meets ICYGMB30
August 22 to August 26, 2021 -

University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria

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

Asilomar Conference Grounds, Pacific Grove, CA

New & Noteworthy

Interactions Page Updates - November 06, 2020

SGD has made recent updates to our Gene Interactions Page for improved clarity. Previously, genetic and physical interaction annotations were combined in one table, but now these annotations are recorded in separate annotation tables. The menu in the top left corner can be used to view and navigate to each section of the Interactions page. […]

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Explore SGD Allele Data Using New Allele Pages - October 29, 2020

We are pleased to announce that SGD’s brand new Allele Pages are now available on our website. To navigate to an allele page, use the search bar to find a specific allele or enter a gene name and select an allele from the autocomplete list. Additionally, these pages can be accessed by clicking on the […]

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Announcement from Jeremy Thorner - October 27, 2020

NOTICE:  After 47 years at the University of California, Berkeley, the laboratory of Professor Jeremy Thorner will be closing permanently, as of 30 June 2021.  After that date, there will be no way to distribute any strains, plasmids, enzymes, or antibodies generated during the course of the studies on Saccharomyces cerevisiae conducted by the Thorner laboratory over […]

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SGD Newsletter, Summer 2020 - June 08, 2020

About this newsletter: This is the Summer 2020 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: Submit Data Form The Allied Genetics Conference […]

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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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