Development of an integrated microbiome data hub for microbiome research


  • In progress
  • Database Integration Coordination Program (DICP)
  • Projects funded in FY 2022-Full-fledged

Name and affiliation of Research Director

MORI Hiroshi

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

Outline of R&D

We will reconstruct, an integrated database of microbes, to Microbiome Datahub, which is an international microbiome database focusing on microbiome research. In addition to's data, Microbiome Datahub will include new data on microbial phenotypes and metagenome-assembled genome data. Microbiome Datahub will provide a rich and flexible data exploration and analysis function.

Main database(s) subject to research and development

Microbiome Datahub (Under construction)

Period of research and development

Apr 2022 to Mar 2027

DocumentsOnly in Japanese


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