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The Open REGulatory ANNOtation database (ORegAnno) is an open database for the curation of known regulatory elements from scientific literature. Annotation is collected from users worldwide for various biological assays and is automatically cross-referenced against PubMED, Entrez Gene, EnsEMBL, dbSNP, the eVOC: Cell type ontology, and the Taxonomy database.


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How to cite this record ORegAnno; Open Regulatory Annotation; DOI:; Last edited: Jan. 8, 2019, 1:16 p.m.; Last accessed: Oct 16 2021 1:12 a.m.

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ORegAnno: an open-access community-driven resource for regulatory annotation.

Griffith OL., Montgomery SB., Bernier B., Chu B., Kasaian K., Aerts S., Mahony S., Sleumer MC., Bilenky M., Haeussler M., Griffith M., Gallo SM., Giardine B., Hooghe B., Van Loo P., Blanco E., Ticoll A., Lithwick S., Portales-Casamar E., Donaldson IJ., Robertson G., Wadelius C., De Bleser P., Vlieghe D., Halfon MS., Wasserman W., Hardison R., Bergman CM., Jones SJ.,
Nucleic Acids Res. 2008

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ORegAnno: an open access database and curation system for literature-derived promoters, transcription factor binding sites and regulatory variation.

Montgomery SB., Griffith OL., Sleumer MC., Bergman CM., Bilenky M., Pleasance ED., Prychyna Y., Zhang X., Jones SJ.,
Bioinformatics 2006

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