This month we are celebrating the publication of our work on a new naming system for olfactory receptor genes in vertebrates. This work was done in collaboration with olfactory receptor experts at the Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel, Tsviya Olender and Doron Lancet, and [Read more]
HGNC, VGNC, Guest Post ·
HGNC, HCOP ·
While most of you will mainly be interested in human genes, did you know that we also provide an easy way to find orthologs (equivalent genes in another species) of human genes using our HCOP (HGNC Comparison of Orthology Predictions) tool?
HCOP brings together data for 19 [Read more]
Pig genes now in VGNC
We are pleased to announce that one of our first major achievements of 2020 is the addition of domestic pig genes to our VGNC resource! We had long been interested in adding pig due to its medical and economic relevance, but previous [Read more]
As we welcome in the new year we will also soon be bidding farewell to the Chinese year of the pig, so to mark this we are excited to announce that we are adding the domestic pig to our VGNC resource!
Check your nomenclature pre-publication
We realise that many of our users will come to our website and simply use our main search box. But did you know that we also have a tool that allows you to upload a large list of symbols and lets you know whether [Read more]