xBASE2: A comprehensive resource for comparative bacterial genomics

Roy R. Chaudhuri, Nicholas J. Loman, Lori A.S. Snyder, Christopher M. Bailey, Dov J. Stekel, Mark J. Pallen*

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xBASE is a genome database aimed at helping laboratory-based bacteriologists make best use of bacterial genome sequence data, with a particular emphasis on comparative genomics. The latest version, x BASE 2.0 (http://xbase.bham.ac.uk), now provides comprehensive coverage of all bacterial genomes and features an updated modularized backend and an improved user interface, which includes a taxonomy browser and a powerful full-text search facility.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)D543-D546
JournalNucleic Acids Research
Issue numberSUPPL. 1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2008
Externally publishedYes

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Funding Information:
Funding to pay the Open Access publication charges for this article was provided by BBSRC. This work is supported by the BBSRC, grant number BBE0111791, awarded to MJP and DJS.


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