News

The wax gourd reference genome published in Nature Communications is now publicly available in the database. [Dec. 2019]

The manuscript describing the improved watermelon '97103' genome assembly (v2) and genome resequencing of 414 accessions representing the seven extant Citrullus species has been published in Nature Genetics. [November, 2019]

SNPs called from GBS data of Cucurbita accessions, including C. pepo, C. maxima and C. moschata are made publicly available prior to publication under a data release policy. [October, 2019]

SNPs called from GBS data of 1365 watermelon accessions are now freely available. The paper describing these data was published in Plant Biotechnology Journal. [April, 2019]

The Cucumis sativus L. var. sativus cv. 9930 (chineselong) genome version 3 and Cucurbita argyrosperma subsp. argyrosperma (silver-seed gourd) genome are available [March, 2019]

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]

Upcoming conferences

Plant and Animal Genome XXVIII Conference, Jan. 11-15, 2020, San Diego, CA
  Cucurbit workshop, 4:00 pm - 6:10 pm, Jan. 12, 2020