The Ocean Gene Atlas: exploring the biogeography of plankton genes online

  title={The Ocean Gene Atlas: exploring the biogeography of plankton genes online},
  author={Emilie Villar and Thomas Vannier and Caroline Vernette and Magali Lescot and Aur{\'e}lien Alexandre and Paul Bachelerie and Thomas Rosnet and {\'E}ric Pelletier and Shinichi Sunagawa and Pascal Hingamp},
  journal={Nucleic Acids Research},
  pages={W289 - W295}
The Ocean Gene Atlas is a web service to explore the biogeography of genes from marine planktonic organisms. It allows users to query protein or nucleotide sequences against global ocean reference gene catalogs. With just one click, the abundance and location of target sequences are visualized on world maps as well as their taxonomic distribution. Interactive results panels allow for adjusting cutoffs for homology and displaying the abundances of genes in the context of environmental features… 
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