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ready BiGG Models

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BiGG is a freely compendium of published genome-scale metabolic networks, combined into a single database. NCBI genome annotations are used to map genes, and metabolites are linked to many external databases such as KEGG, PubChem as well as others..

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Created in 2010

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Record added: March 17, 2016, 11:24 a.m.
Record updated: Sept. 3, 2016, 6:06 p.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.



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BiGG Models: A platform for integrating, standardizing and sharing genome-scale models

King ZA,Lu J,Dräger A,Miller P,Federowicz S,Lerman JA,Ebrahim A,Palsson BO,Lewis NE
Nucleic Acids Res 2015

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BiGG: a Biochemical Genetic and Genomic knowledgebase of large scale metabolic reconstructions

Schellenberger J,Park JO,Conrad TM,Palsson BO
BMC Bioinformatics 2010

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Grant Number(s)

  • 332020 (European Commission)

  • DE-SC0004917 (U.S. Department of Energy)

  • DE-SC0008701 (U.S. Department of Energy)

  • DE-SC0008701 (U.S. Department of Energy)

  • DGE-1144086 (National Science Foundation)

  • NNF 132150- 002 (Novo Nordisk Foundation)

  • R21 HD080682 (U.S. National Library of Medicine)