ChaetoBase v1.1

ChaetoBase is the gene annotation database for a marine centric diatom
Chaetoceros gracilis – one of the leading species used for photosynthetic research
and algal biotechnology.

Strain : Chaetoceros gracilis   UTEX LB 2658

FASTA Format

Gene annotation list

The current version of the genome assembly and gene annotation is ver 1.1.
The genome sequences are also available from the INSDC under the accession number BioProject: PRJDB12186.
Note that the current gene annotation is still in Beta-version and is subject to change in future revisions.


Minoru Kumazawa, Hiroyo Nishide, Ryo Nagao, Natsuko Inoue-Kashino, Jian-Ren Shen, Takeshi Nakano, Ikuo Uchiyama, Yasuhiro Kashino and Kentaro Ifuku
Molecular phylogeny of fucoxanthin-chlorophyll a/c proteins from Chaetoceros gracilis and Lhcq/Lhcf diversity
Physiologia Plantarum, e13598. doi: 10.1111/ppl.13598

Inquiries and feedback:
Kentaro Ifuku (Kyoto Univ.)         ifuku.kentaro.2m[at]