Rod shaped bacillus found in the colon of mammals (also found in soil and water). Widely used in laboratory research and is the microorganism most used as a host for gene-splicing techniques used to clone genes.
Related categories 1
Database dedicated to the analysis of the genome of Escherichia coli . Provides a complete dataset of DNA and protein sequences derived from the paradigm strain E.coli K-12, linked to the relevant annotations and functional assignments.
E. coli Genetic Stock Center
Maintains a database of genetic information, including genotypes and reference information, gene names, properties, linkage map, and information on specific mutations.
EcoCyc: Encyclopedia of E. coli Genes and Metabolism
Collaborative project aimed at compiling a knowledge base describing the genes and intermediary metabolism of this bacterium . Features publications and a table of enzymes.
Collection of information about the genes, proteins, and intergenic regions of the escherichia coli k-12 genome and proteome. Features an alphabetical index of the individual genes.
Escherichia coli Database Collection
Provides information on the entire K12 chromosome . Searchable by a gene, sequence map, tables or keyword.
Searchable database devoted to the biology of Escherichia coli K-12 (W3110). Includes publications, tools, and related links.
Last update:February 23, 2016 at 6:24:05 UTC