Caenorhabditis elegans
Reference genome: Caenorhabditis elegans (assembly WBcel235)
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Organism ImageCaenorhabditis elegans

This worm is a well-studied model organism for developmental biology, systems biology, and genetics

Lineage: Eukaryota[2324]; Metazoa[776]; Ecdysozoa[363]; Nematoda[82]; Chromadorea[67]; Rhabditida[35]; Rhabditoidea[10]; Rhabditidae[9]; Peloderinae[8]; Caenorhabditis[8]; Caenorhabditis elegans[1]
Caenorhabditis elegans, a free-living soil nematode, is widely used as a model organism. It is transparent, and consists of 959 somatic cells. This easily cultured worm provides a model for complex organ systems, as well as developmental biology and genetics. Caenorhabditis elegans was the first multicellular eukaryotic genome to be completely More...

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Sequence data: genome assemblies: 4; sequence reads: 18 (See  Genome Assembly and Annotation report)
Statistics: median total length (Mb): 100.727
 median protein count: 28197
 median GC%: 35.4659

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