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ready Candida Genome Database


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The Candida Genome Database (CGD) provides access to genomic sequence data and manually curated functional information about genes and proteins of the human pathogen Candida albicans. It collects gene names and aliases, and assigns gene ontology terms to describe the molecular function, biological process, and subcellular localization of gene products.


Countries that developed this resource United States

Created in 2004

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How to cite this record CGD; Candida Genome Database; DOI:; Last edited: April 26, 2021, 8:34 a.m.; Last accessed: Jan 27 2022 8:14 a.m.

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Record updated: April 20, 2021, 2:33 p.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.

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The Candida Genome Database (CGD), a community resource for Candida albicans gene and protein information.

Arnaud MB., Costanzo MC., Skrzypek MS., Binkley G., Lane C., Miyasato SR., Sherlock G.,
Nucleic Acids Res. 2005

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The Candida genome database incorporates multiple Candida species: multispecies search and analysis tools with curated gene and protein information for Candida albicans and Candida glabrata.

Inglis DO., Arnaud MB., Binkley J., Shah P., Skrzypek MS., Wymore F., Binkley G., Miyasato SR., Simison M., Sherlock G.,
Nucleic Acids Res. 2012

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  • R01 DE015873 (National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR), Rockville, MD, USA)