About Brassica oleracea

Brassica oleracea L. (n=9, C genome) is a widely cultivated vegetable species integral to human diets, with a classification of cultivar groups based on the specialized morphology of their edible structures (kales, cabbages, Brussels sprouts, broccoli, kohl rabi and cauliflower).

Taxonomy ID 109376

Data source European Nucleotide Archive

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Gene annotation

What can I find? Protein-coding and non-coding genes, splice variants, cDNA and protein sequences, non-coding RNAs.

More about this genebuild

Download genes, cDNAs, ncRNA, proteins - FASTA - GFF3

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Comparative genomics

What can I find? Homologues, gene trees, and whole genome alignments across multiple species.

More about comparative analyses

Phylogenetic overview of gene families

Download alignments (EMF)


This species currently has no variation database. However you can process your own variants using the Variant Effect Predictor:

Variant Effect Predictor


  • http://brassica.info
    This site collates and exchanges open source information relating to Brassica genomics and genetics.
  • http://brassicadb.org
    The Brassica database (BRAD) is a web-based database of genetic data at the whole genome scale for important Brassica crops.

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