Announcing WormBase ParaSite release 8

We are pleased to announce the eighth release of WormBase ParaSite.

We now have a total of 131 genomes representing 112 species. New species in this release are Globodera rostochiensis (PRJEB13504) and Gyrodactylus salaris (PRJNA244375). A new higher-quality assembly is also available for Heligmosomoides polygyrus (PRJEB15396).

Our assembly quality widgets has been updated with new BUSCO scores. We have used BUSCO v2 and either the lineage Nematoda (for nematodes) or Metazoa (for platyhelminthes) to calculate more accurate scores.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s