An S. pombe ascus releasing spores, visualised by scanning electron microscopy.
Juergen Berger, Maria Langegger and Silke Hauf

Did You Know ... ?

PomBase provides pages with convenient links to several regions within the genome. The Browse section of the Find and Browse page links to details for centromeres, telomeres, the mating type region, and ribosomal DNA.

About PomBase

PomBase is a comprehensive database for the fission yeast Schizosaccharomyces pombe, providing structural and functional annotation, literature curation and access to large-scale data sets

News

Friday, 27th Feb, 2015

Registration for Pombe 2015: 8th International Fission Yeast Meeting is now open at the conference web site, https://amarys-jtb.jp/web/Pombe2015/index.html

The registration deadline is 17 May 2015.

Thanks to Yasushi Hiraoka for this item.

Tuesday, 17th Feb, 2015

We have updated the data available on the PomBase web site to include manual curation through February 2, 2015, including 245 community-curated publications. On the gene pages, the interaction tables now provides a bit of descriptive text for each annotation, indicating the nature and direction of the interaction.

Tuesday, 27th Jan, 2015

We have updated the data available on the PomBase web site to include manual curation through January 12, 2015, including 240 community-curated publications. The gene page Phenotype section now features a compact default display. A downloadable "viability summary" data file is now available. The PomBase BLAST server has incorporated interface changes made Ensembl-wide.