Pyrococcus abyssi

 Genome & re-annotation database

An integrated analysis of the genome of the hyperthermophilic archaeon Pyrococcus abyssi

Georges Cohen1, Valérie Barbe2, Didier Flament3, Michael Galperin4, Roland Heilig2, Odile Lecompte5, 
Olivier Poch5, Daniel Prieur6, Joël Quérellou3, Raymond Ripp5, Jean-Claude Thierry5, John Van der Oost7,
Jean Weissenbach2, Yvan Zivanovic8 and Patrick Forterre8.
1-Institut Pasteur, 25,28 rue du Docteur Roux, 75724 Paris CEDEX 15, France. 2-Genoscope, CNS, 2, rue Gaston Crémieux, CP 5706, 91057 EVRY cedex, France. 3-Ifremer, Centre de Brest, DRV/VP/LMBE, BP 70, 29280 Plouzané, France. 4-National Center for Biotechnology Information, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20894, USA. 5-CNRS-IGBMC, BP 163, 1 rue Laurent Fries, 67404 Illkirch, France. 6-Université de Bretagne Occidentale, IUEM, Place Nicolas Copernic, TBI, 29280 Plouzané, France. 7-Wageningen University, Hesselink van Suchtelenweg 4, 6703 CT Wageningen, the Netherlands. 8-Université Paris-Sud, Centre Universitaire d'Orsay, Institut de Génétique et Microbiologie, UMR, CNRS, 8621, Bat 409, 91405 Orsay Cedex, France. Mol Microbiol. 47:1495-512 (2003). - Supplementary material

Genome display & annotation

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Current annotation for all genes
COG hits
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Complete GenBank Cross Reference
- Domain Patterns:

- Global gene phylogenic domain patterns map

- Gene composition distribution statistics

- Annotation & similarity in DataBases search Form

- Regular BLAST in complete genomes database (local- Orsay)

Comparative genomic maps

- P.abyssi vs. P. horikoshii
- P.abyssi vs. P. furiosus

-3 Pyrococcus Genome Comparison