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The Ghost database is providing nearly 30,000 in situ hybridization photographs for 4700 genes of Ciona intestinalis. Up-to-date lists of genes for transcription factors, zinc finger proteins and signaling molecules are linked to their expression data.


Developed in Japan

Created in 2005

How to cite this resource :

An integrated database of the ascidian, Ciona intestinalis: towards functional genomics.
Satou Y, Kawashima T, Shoguchi E, Nakayama A, Satoh N.
Zoolog Sci. 2005 Aug;22(8):837-843

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Yutaka Satou,


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