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ready Solanaceae Phenotype Ontology

Abbreviation: SPTO

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Solanaceae crop phenotypes and traits, developed in collaboration with the research community, especially for breeder traits of agronomic importance.


Countries that developed this resource United States

Created in 2007

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How to cite this record SPTO; Solanaceae Phenotype Ontology; DOI:; Last edited: Jan. 8, 2019, 1:39 p.m.; Last accessed: Sep 20 2019 12:34 a.m.

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A community-based annotation framework for linking solanaceae genomes with phenomes.

Menda N,Buels RM,Tecle I,Mueller LA
Plant Physiol 2008

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Implementing Databases (2)
Sol Genomics Network
The Sol Genomics Network (SGN) is a database and website dedicated to the genomic information of the Solanaceae family, which includes species such as tomato, potato, pepper, petunia and eggplant.

DES-TOMATO is a topic-specific literature exploration system developed to allow the exploration of information related to tomato. The information provided in DES-TOMATO is obtained through the text-mining of available scientific literature, namely full-length articles in PubMed Central and titles and abstracts in PubMed.

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Grant Number(s)

  • FI–370–2005 (US-Israel Binational Agriculture Research and Development Fund (BARD))

  • 2007–02777 (National Science Foundation (NSF), USA)