PLAZA: A Comparative Genomics Resource to Study Gene and Genome Evolution in Plants[W]

  title={PLAZA: A Comparative Genomics Resource to Study Gene and Genome Evolution in Plants[W]},
  author={Sebastian Proost and Michiel Van Bel and Lieven Sterck and Kenny Billiau and Thomas Van Parys and Yves van de Peer and Klaas Vandepoele},
  journal={The Plant Cell Online},
  pages={3718 - 3731}
The number of sequenced genomes of representatives within the green lineage is rapidly increasing. Consequently, comparative sequence analysis has significantly altered our view on the complexity of genome organization, gene function, and regulatory pathways. To explore all this genome information, a centralized infrastructure is required where all data generated by different sequencing initiatives is integrated and combined with advanced methods for data mining. Here, we describe PLAZA, an… 

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