SGD Gene Registry Submission Help

To reserve a new, unpublished gene name:

  1. In order to ensure that your gene name is unique, use Global Gene Hunter to search for your gene name. If you have any questions about whether your gene name is appropriate, please refer to the Gene Naming Guidelines

  2. Enter the information below to get a Gene Registry Form:

Note: The last name search is case insensitive and you may use the wildcard character (*) at any position in this query.

To update information about named genes or about names not in SGD:

To let us know about publication of a gene name not in SGD


To update any information about a named gene, i.e.:

Please send an email to SGD curators.