Advancement of MicrobeDB.jp with integration of genomic and metagenomic information

Category

  • Completed
  • Database Integration Coordination Program (DICP)
  • Projects funded in FY 2014

Name and affiliation of Research Director

KUROKAWA Ken

Professor, National Institute of Genetics, Research Organization of Information and Systems

Outline of R&D

Since FY2011, we have been developing a new integrated database for microbes 'MicrobeDB.jp' based on Semantic Web technologies. The followings are the development items for 3 years project. i) Integrate data from both Fungi and Algae, ii) Develop sustainable system to ensure automatic data collection and updates, iii) Develop various types of application (Stanza), iv) Improve the usability for unspecified innovators. By achieving the above issues, MicrobeDB.jp will become a database system that makes it possible to discover novel knowledge from big data.

Main database(s) subject to research and development

Period of research and development

April 2014 to March 2017

DocumentsOnly in Japanese

Presentation documents

Reports

EvaluationOnly in Japanese

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