General information




Aniseed database provides high throughput data and in situ experiment data from literature for ascidian species.


Developed in France

Created in 2007

How to cite this resource 

The ANISEED database: digital representation, formalization, and elucidation of a chordate developmental program. Tassy et al. Genome Res 2010.

Contact information

Delphine Dauga,


Standards used

  • Article Minimum Information Standard
  • Minimum Information Specification For In Situ Hybridization and Immunohistochemistry Experiments
  • Evidence codes
  • Gene Ontology
  • Ascidian developmental and anatomical ontologies


  • ANISEED 2017: extending the integrated ascidian database to the exploration and evolutionary comparison of genome-scale datasets. Brozovic et al. Nucleic Acids Res. 2018 


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