Triticum urartu

Triticum urartu

Data Source BGI | Taxonomy ID 4572

Wheat genomics resources are developed as part of our involvement in the consortium Triticeae Genomics For Sustainable Agriculture, funded by the BBSRC, and led by TGAC.

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About Triticum urartu

Triticum urartu is the diploid progenitor of the bread wheat A-genome, providing important evolutionary information for bread and durum wheat. It is closely related to einkorn wheat, T. monococcum.

More information and statistics

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


Links (Triticum urartu)

  • GigaDB
  • ENA study: SRP002455: Discovery of SNPs and genome-specific mutations by comparative analysis of transcriptomes of hexaploid wheat and its diploid ancestors
  • TREP, the Triticeae Repeat Sequence Database

Links (Triticum aestivum)

About this species