Xine Volume 6 - supplement 3, July 2006
Welcome to Xine, the source for Xenopus news and information. Here's what's
Note from JGI regarding their Xenopus sites
JGI is in the process of migrating the internal curated version of Xentr4 onto an external server. So annotation tables will be locked while this happens. The site should be active on genome Monday July 24th. After which we will turn off the internal version permanently.
Bottom line for he community is that we can look forward to an improved version of the genome browser but the server will be down for a few days.
Call for content
Xine could be used to disseminate information and
protocols of general utility to the research community. In order for
this to occur, please send any such contributions to the editor who
will include them in a future (or special) issue of Xine.
If you wish to read Xine in html format and/or see back issues,
they are available at the following places
Links to useful sources of information for Xenopus (in no particular order)
general interest and utility
http://www.nih.gov/science/models/xenopus/ Trans NIH Xenopus initiative
http://tropicalis.berkeley.edu/home/ - Harland lab X. tropicalis site
http://faculty.virginia.edu/xtropicalis/ - Grainger lab X. tropicalis site
http://tropmap.biology.uh.edu/ - Amy Sater's X. tropicalis genetic map
https://list.mail.virginia.edu/mailman/listinfo/troplist - Information on the X. tropicalis listserver
http://list.mail.virginia.edu/pipermail/troplist/ - Troplist archives. Lots of good information here.
http://www.xenbase.org/ - Peter Vize's Xenopus �ber database
http://www.nimr.mrc.ac.uk/devbiol/zimmerman/ - Zimmerman Lab X. tropicalis website, database of mutants
http://xenopus.nibb.ac.jp/ - XDB at NIBB - Naoto Ueno's X. laevis EST database
http://xgc.nci.nih.gov/ - Xenopus gene collection
http://informatics.gurdon.cam.ac.uk/online/xt-fl-db.html - full length collection at the Gurdon Institute
http://genome.jgi-psf.org/Xentr4/Xentr4.home.html - JGI X. tropicalis genome site with browser and other info
http://www.dkfz-heidelberg.de/molecular_embryology/axeldb.htm AXELDB - Christof Niehrs' Xenopus database
I have constructed the Xine mailing list from serveral sources. As
always, if you are not on the list and wish to be, want to update your
e-mail address or would rather not receive it at all, please contact
Bruce Blumberg (email@example.com).
Until next time,