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MGI is the international database resource for the laboratory mouse, providing integrated genetic, genomic, and biological data to facilitate the study of human health and disease.

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What's new at MGI
updated May 22, 2014 
  • The Phenotypes, Alleles & Disease Models Query Form now offers new features, superior performance and the ability to sort and export results. Read more...
  • New guides explain IKMC (International Knockout Mouse Consortium) allele and derivative allele nomenclature. Read more...
  • New tool to navigate the developmental anatomy ontology to locate specific anatomical structures and obtain associated expression data. Read more...
  • New ways to access human-mouse genomic, phenotypic and disease information, identify candidate genes and evaluate mouse mutants sharing phenotypic similarities with human diseases. Read more...

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Research Highlights
  • The FANTOM Consortium and the RIKEN PMI and CLST (DGT). A promoter-level mammalian expression atlas. Nature. 2014 Mar 27;507(7493):462-70. PubMed
  • Andersson R, et al. An atlas of active enhancers across human cell types and tissues. Nature. 2014 Mar 27;507(7493):455-61. PubMed
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The International Mouse Phenotyping Consortium project is systematically phenotyping knockout mice from the mutant ES cells produced by the International Mouse Knockout Consortium. Data will be integrated into MGI as available.

Contributing Projects:
Mouse Genome Database (MGD), Gene Expression Database (GXD), Mouse Tumor Biology (MTB), Gene Ontology (GO), MouseCyc
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