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C. elegans mutation database

Bernard P. Murray, PhD bpmurray*STUFFER* at socrates.cgl.ucsf.EDU
Thu Mar 11 22:00:54 EST 1999

In article <7c6knl$hbg at net.bio.net>, "J. Michael Sauder"
<m_sauder at fccc.edu> wrote:

> Is there a mutation database for C. elegans?  I'm interested in
> finding the genotype and phenotype of mutations in C. elegans on a
> genome-wide basis.  I've found the CGC list of strains, but this isn't
> exactly what I'm looking for.  I would like to know the gene and the
> specific mutation that occurs in the expressed protein, and how this
> affects the phenotype.  Does such a database exist?
> -- Mike S

It may not be exactly what you want but if you check the
protein databases (eg. SWISSPROT) the entries usually
have annotations for the interesting mutations.  For
the phenotype you would probably have to follow the
literature reference.
     ...its a start I hope...

Bernard P. Murray, PhD
Dept. Cell. Mol. Pharmacol., UCSF, San Francisco, USA

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