Cynara cardunculus (CcrdV1)

About Cynara cardunculus

Globe artichoke (Cynara cardunculus var. scolymus) is an out-crossing, perennial crop species native to the Mediterranean basin and grown worldwide. It belongs to the Compositae (a.k.a. Asteraceae), one of the most successful Angiosperm families. Cynara cardunculus is a diploid species (2n=2x=34) with a medium-sized genome estimated by flow cytometry to be 1.07 Gb.

Taxonomy ID 59895

Data source Compositae Genome Project

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Genome assembly: CcrdV1

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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.

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Comparative genomics

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

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

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