Model Organisms


Model Organisms


General

Aplysia

Arabidopsis

C. elegans

  • Caenorhabditis elegans WWW Server 
    Pictures of the nematode, an index to its cells, genomic data.
  • Trans-NIH C. elegans Initiative 
    National Institutes of Health Model Organisms for Biomedial Research page for C. elegans. Funding opportunities; major resources.
  • WormBase 
    A biology and genome database for C. elegans.
  • WormBook 
    A collection of peer-reviewed chapters on C. elegans biology. It also includes WormMethods, a collection of methods and protocols for researchers.

Drosophila

  • Flybase 
    A database for molecular and genetic information on Drosophila.
  • Trans-NIH Fly Initiative 
    National Institutes of Health Model Organisms for Biomedial Research page for Drosophila. Funding opportunities; courses & scientific meetings; reports & publications; major resources.

Leeches

Maize

Mouse (Mus musculus)

Rat (Ratus norvegicus)

  • NIH Rat Genomics and Genetics 
    National Institutes of Health Model Organisms for Biomedial Research page for the rat. Funding opportunities; courses & scientific meetings; reports & publications; major resources; genomics & genetics resources.
  • Rat Genome Database (RGD) 
    A database for rat genetic and genomic reseach.
  • Rat Genome Project 
    Information on Baylor College of Medicine's project. Includes sequence searching functionality.

Saccharomyces

Xenopus

  • Trans-NIH Xenopus Initiative 
    National Institutes of Health Model Organisms for Biomedial Research page for Xenopus. Funding opportunities; courses & scientific meetings; reports & publications; major resources.
  • Xenbase 
    A database of information pertaining to the cell and developmental biology of Xenopus.

Zebrafish

  • The Zebrafish Model Organism Database 
    ZFIN works closely with the Zebrafish International Resource Center, an independent NIH-funded facility providing a wide range of zebrafish lines, probes and health services to connect our genetic data with available probes and fish lines.
  • ZGC Zebrafish Gene Collection
    Database of zebrafish genes, clones and sequences.
  • Trans-NIH Zebrafish Initiative 
    National Institutes of Health Model Organisms for Biomedial Research page for the zebrafish. Funding opportunities; courses & scientific meetings; reports & publications; major resources.
  • Zebrafish Information Server 
    Contains links to various information resources about zebrafish. It also has meetings announcements and job listings.