Oxytricha trifallax (oxytricha_asm_v1.1)

About Oxytricha trifallax


Oxytricha trifallax is a ciliate protozoan species in the genus Oxytricha. O. trifallax is notable for its ability to split its 16,000 chromosomes resulting in it having as many as 225,000 tiny strands of DNA. For comparison, humans have 46 chromosomes, consisting of 23 pairs.

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Taxonomy ID 1172189

Data source European Nucleotide Archive

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Gene annotation

What can I find? Protein-coding and non-coding genes, splice variants, cDNA and protein sequences, non-coding RNAs.

More about this genebuild

Download genes, cDNAs, ncRNA, proteins - FASTA - GFF3

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Comparative genomics

What can I find? Homologues, gene trees, and whole genome alignments across multiple species.

More about comparative analyses

Phylogenetic overview of gene families

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This species currently has no variation database. However you can process your own variants using the Variant Effect Predictor:

Variant Effect Predictor

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