The EcoCyc database: reflecting new knowledge about Escherichia coli K-12

Ingrid M. Keseler, Amanda Mackie, Alberto Santos-Zavaleta, Richard Billington, César Bonavides-Martínez, Ron Caspi, Carol Fulcher, Socorro Gama-Castro, Anamika Kothari, Markus Krummenacker, Mario Latendresse, Luis Muñiz-Rascado, Quang Ong, Suzanne Paley, Martin Peralta-Gil, Pallavi Subhraveti, David A. Velázquez-Ramírez, Daniel Weaver, Julio Collado-Vides, Ian PaulsenPeter D. Karp*

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Abstract

EcoCyc (EcoCyc.org) is a freely accessible, comprehensive database that collects and summarizes experimental data for Escherichia coli K-12, the beststudied bacterial model organism. New experimental discoveries about gene products, their function and regulation, new metabolic pathways, enzymes and cofactors are regularly added to EcoCyc. New Smart-Table tools allow users to browse collections of related EcoCyc content. SmartTables can also serve as repositories for user- or curator-generated lists. EcoCyc now supports running and modifying E. coli metabolic models directly on the EcoCyc website.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)D543-D550
Number of pages8
JournalNucleic Acids Research
Volume45
Issue numberD1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2017

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