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The integrated microbial genomes (IMG) system is a data management, analysis and annotation platform for all publicly available genomes. IMG contains both draft and complete JGI (DoE Joint Genome Institute) microbial genomes integrated with all other publicly available genomes from all three domains of life, together with a large number of plasmids and viruses.


Countries that developed this resource United States

Created in 2007

How to cite this record IMG; Integrated Microbial Genomes; DOI:; Last edited: Jan. 8, 2019, 1:18 p.m.; Last accessed: Sep 18 2020 3:29 p.m.

Record updated: Sept. 7, 2016, 10:50 a.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.

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IMG/M: a data management and analysis system for metagenomes.

Markowitz VM., Ivanova NN., Szeto E., Palaniappan K., Chu K., Dalevi D., Chen IM., Grechkin Y., Dubchak I., Anderson I., Lykidis A., Mavromatis K., Hugenholtz P., Kyrpides NC.,
Nucleic Acids Res. 2008

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IMG/M: the integrated metagenome data management and comparative analysis system.

Markowitz VM., Chen IM., Chu K., Szeto E., Palaniappan K., Grechkin Y., Ratner A., Jacob B., Pati A., Huntemann M., Liolios K., Pagani I., Anderson I., Mavromatis K., Ivanova NN., Kyrpides NC.,
Nucleic Acids Res. 2012

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IMG 4 version of the integrated microbial genomes comparative analysis system.

Markowitz VM,Chen IM,Palaniappan K,Chu K,Szeto E,Pillay M,Ratner A,Huang J,Woyke T,Huntemann M,Anderson I,Billis K,Varghese N,Mavromatis K,Pati A,Ivanova NN,Kyrpides NC
Nucleic Acids Res 2013

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IMG/M 4 version of the integrated metagenome comparative analysis system.

Markowitz VM,Chen IM,Chu K,Szeto E,Palaniappan K,Pillay M,Ratner A,Huang J,Pagani I,Tringe S,Huntemann M,Billis K,Varghese N,Tennessen K,Mavromatis K,Pati A,Ivanova NN,Kyrpides NC
Nucleic Acids Res 2013

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  • DE-AC02-05CH11231 (United States Department of Energy, Office of Science, USA)

  • U01-HG004866 (United States National Institutes of Health Data Analysis and Coordination Center)