Cryptococcus neoformans var. neoformans JEC21 (ASM9104v1)


About the Cryptococcus neoformans genome

Cryptococcus neoformans is an encapsulated yeast which can act as an opportunistic pathogen in humans. Cryptococcosis can be particularly dangerous in immunologically compromised patients.

Picture credit: CDC/Dr. Leanor Haley

Taxonomy ID 214684

Data source European Nucleotide Archive

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Genome assembly: ASM9104v1

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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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