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ready EcoCyc E. coli Database


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EcoCyc is a model organism database for Escherichia coli K-12 MG1655. EcoCyc curation captures literature-based information on the functions of individual E. coli gene products, metabolic pathways, and regulation of E. coli gene expression. EcoCyc has been curated from 37,000 publications as of 2019. Updates to EcoCyc content continue to improve the comprehensive picture of E. coli biology. The utility of EcoCyc is enhanced by new tools available on the EcoCyc web site, and the development of EcoCyc as a teaching tool is increasing the impact of the knowledge collected in EcoCyc.

How to cite this record EcoCyc; EcoCyc E. coli Database; DOI:; Last edited: April 16, 2021, 8:55 p.m.; Last accessed: Oct 20 2021 12:02 p.m.

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EcoCyc: fusing model organism databases with systems biology.

Keseler IM., Mackie A., Peralta-Gil M. et al.
Nucleic Acids Res. 2013

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The EcoCyc Database.

Karp PD,Weaver D,Paley S et al.
EcoSal Plus 2014

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The EcoCyc database: reflecting new knowledge about Escherichia coli K-12.

Keseler IM,Mackie A,Santos-Zavaleta A et al.
Nucleic Acids Res 2016

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