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General Information
Chado is a modular schema covering many aspects of biology, not just sequence data. Chado-XML has exactly the same scope as the Chado schema.


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How to cite this record CHADO XML; CHADO XML; DOI:; Last edited: April 27, 2021, 2:01 p.m.; Last accessed: Sep 25 2021 2:38 p.m.

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Record updated: April 16, 2021, 5:28 p.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.

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Using Chado to store genome annotation data.

Zhou P,Emmert D,Zhang P
Curr Protoc Bioinformatics 2008

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Related Databases (1)
PomBase is a model organism database that provides organization of and access to scientific data for the fission yeast Schizosaccharomyces pombe. PomBase supports genomic sequence and features, genome-wide datasets and manual literature curation as well as providing structural and functional annotation and access to large-scale data sets.

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  • 1R01HG004483-01 (U.S. National Library of Medicine)

  • 5U24GM077905-0 (U.S. National Library of Medicine)