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Overview

StatusReference proteome
Proteinsi24,435
Gene counti <p>This is the total number of unique genes found in the proteome set, algorithmically computed. For each gene, a single representative protein sequence is chosen from the proteome. Where possible, reviewed (Swiss-Prot) protein sequences are chosen as the representatives.</p> - Download one protein sequence per gene (FASTA)
Proteome IDi <p>The proteome identifier (UPID) is the unique identifier assigned to the set of proteins that constitute the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/manual/proteomes_manual">proteome</a>. It consists of the characters ‘UP’ followed by 9 digits, is stable across releases and can therefore be used to cite a UniProt proteome.<p><a href='/help/proteome_id' target='_top'>More...</a></p>UP000001593
Taxonomy45351 - Nematostella vectensis
StrainCH2 X CH6
Last modifiedNovember 9, 2018
Genome assembly and annotationi GCA_000209225.1 from ENA/EMBL

Nematostella vectensis is a tiny, worm-like anemone belonging to the oldest eumetazoan phylum, the Cnidaria. It grows up to 40mm long with up to 16 long tentacles. It is native to salt marshes along the coasts of the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. It is a good indicator of pollution due to its sensitivity to hypoxia.

The Nematostella vectensis genome has a diploid chromosome number of 30 with a total genome size of approximately 450Mb. The genome contains around 18,000 predicted protein-coding genes, comparable to other animals. Over 25% of the genome comprises repetitive elements, including DNA transposons, long terminal repeat and non-long terminal repeat retrotransposons.

Componentsi <p>Genomic components encoding the proteome</p>

Component nameGenome Accession(s)
Proteins
Unassembled WGS sequence24435
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