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  • Version: WBPS11 (August 2018)
  • WormBase Version: WS265
  • 148 genomes, representing 124 species


On identifiers from external databases and past releases

posted 2 months ago by Wojtek Bazant

In release 11 we have updated a number of genomes, among them Schistosoma mansoni. The authors of the new S. mansoni annotation preserved identifiers where genes were unchanged, and otherwise assigned new identifiers. They kept a list of changes – updates, splits and merges – between the two versions, available here in full. We have [read more]

Announcing WormBase ParaSite 11

posted 2 months ago by Wojtek Bazant

We are pleased to announce the 11th release of WormBase ParaSite. We have added data, new functionality, and improved some of our per-release processes. Quite a few genomes are new or have been significantly updated.


Genomes we don’t have in WormBase ParaSite

posted 5 months ago by Wojtek Bazant

The work on the version 11 of WormBase ParaSite is ongoing! We now have a list of assemblies of new species, and improved genomes of existing species, that we plan to publish. As well as including data submitted to us directly, we also surveyed the archives and have made an effort to include all assemblies [read more]

Announcing WormBase ParaSite 10

posted 7 months ago by Wojtek Bazant

We are pleased to announce the tenth release of WormBase ParaSite. We have included genomes of four new species, bringing the total number of genomes to 138, representing 118 distinct species, and updated the assemblies or annotations of an additional four. This includes results of recent efforts to sequence Ascaridae genomes (Wang et al, 2017): [read more]

What would you like to learn about in our BSP workshop?

posted 8 months ago by fayerodgerssanger

We’re looking forward to presenting a workshop at the upcoming BSP Spring meeting in Aberystwyth. To help us prepare, we’d love to know what our users would find most useful for us to cover. Please fill in our quick survey (one question only!): https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/8LYF2YW  

Announcing WormBase ParaSite Release 9

posted 1 year ago by Bruce Bolt

We are pleased to announce the ninth release of WormBase ParaSite. In this release, we have included genomes for two new species and an additional alternative genome for one species. Additionally, we have introduced a new genome browser: JBrowse.