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
Genome assembly: CcrdV1
More information and statistics
Download DNA sequence (FASTA)
What can I find? Protein-coding and non-coding genes, splice variants, cDNA and protein sequences, non-coding RNAs.
Download genes, cDNAs, ncRNA, proteins - FASTA - GFF3
What can I find? Homologues, gene trees, and whole genome alignments across multiple species.
More about comparative analyses
Phylogenetic overview of gene families
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This species currently has no variation database. However you can process your own variants using the Variant Effect Predictor: