Advertisement A Resource for Wheat Genomics Resource

  • Kaitao LaiEmail author
Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology book series (MIMB, volume 1374)


An integrated database with a variety of Web-based systems named hosting wheat genome and genomic data has been developed to support wheat research and crop improvement. The resource includes multiple Web-based applications, which are implemented as a variety of Web-based systems. These include a GBrowse2-based wheat genome viewer with BLAST search portal, TAGdb for searching wheat second generation genome sequence data, wheat autoSNPdb, links to wheat genetic maps using CMap and CMap3D, and a wheat genome Wiki to allow interaction between diverse wheat genome sequencing activities. This portal provides links to a variety of wheat genome resources hosted at other research organizations. This integrated database aims to accelerate wheat genome research and is freely accessible via the web interface at

Key words

Triticum aestivum Integrated database Comparative map Geneticmap Genomeviewer Second-generation DNA sequencing 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Agriculture and Food ScienceUniversity of QueenslandSt. LuciaAustralia

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