Trichoplax adhaerens (Placozoa, Grell-BS-1999) (ASM15027v1)

About Trichoplax adhaerens

Trichoplax adhaerens is one of the most simple free-living sea-water animals, a member of the Placozoa phylum. The rationale for sequencing the genome was to gain insight into the evolution of animal life.

Picture credit (Creative Commons BY-SA 2.0 DE): Oliver Voigt 2006

Taxonomy ID 10228

Data source Joint Genome Institute

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Genome assembly: ASM15027v1

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Gene annotation

What can I find? Protein-coding and non-coding genes, splice variants, cDNA and protein sequences, non-coding RNAs.

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Comparative genomics

What can I find? Homologues, gene trees, and whole genome alignments across multiple species.

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Phylogenetic overview of gene families

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This species currently has no variation database. However you can process your own variants using the Variant Effect Predictor:

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