News

Cucurbit Genomics Database (CuGenDB) manuscript published in Nucleic Acids Research [Oct., 2018]

SNPs called from GBS data of melon and watermelon accessions are made publicly available prior to publication under a data release policy. [October, 2018]

A new cucumber Gy14 genome (v2) assembled by Dr. Yiqun Weng’s group using PacBio long reads and the annotation can be accessed on the ftp site under a data release policy. [Sept., 2018]

SNPs called from GBS data of 1,234 cucumber accessions are freely available. The paper describing these data is published in Horticulture Research. [August, 2018]

The zucchini (Cucurbita pepo subsp. pepo) genomes is published in Plant Biotechnol J. and the genome is now available in the database. [Dec. 2017]

The bottle gourd (Lagenaria siceraria cv. USVL1VR-Ls) genomes is published in The Plant Journal and the genome is now available in the database. [Sept. 2017]

The Cucurbita maxima (Rimu) and Cucurbita moschata (Rifu) genomes are published in Molecular Plant and the genomes are now available in the database without any restrictions. [Sept. 2017]

Upcoming conferences

Plant and Animal Genome XXVII Conference, Jan. 12-16, 2019, San Diego, CA
  Cucurbit workshop, 4:00 pm - 6:10 pm, Jan. 13, 2019