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Welcome to the Genomes OnLine Database GOLD Release v.7  
GOLD: Genomes Online Database, is a World Wide Web resource for comprehensive access to information regarding genome and metagenome sequencing projects, and their associated metadata, around the world.
1. Register


Register your project information and Metadata in the Genomes Online Database

2. Annotate

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Annotate your microbial genome or metagenome with IMG

Sequencing Projects
Analysis Projects
  • Genome Analysis 151,896
  • Metagenome Analysis 54,226
  • Metagenome - Cell Enrichment 1,926
  • Metagenome - Single Particle Sort 4,898
  • Metagenome - Assembled Genome (MAG) 11,560
  • Metatranscriptome Analysis 6,364
  • Combined Assembly 268
  • Single Cell - Screened (SAG) 2,164
  • Single Cell - Unscreened (SAG) 1,928
  • Transcriptome Analysis 528
Special Projects
  • Type Strains 
    with Projects 7,829
  • Type Strains
    with projects
    at Genbank 6,522
  • GEBA Projects 3,359
  • HMP Projects 2,914
Projects w. Genbank Data
  • Seq. Projects 147,035
  •    Archaeal Projects 920
  •    Bacterial Projects 133,308
  •    Eukaryal Projects 4,299
  •    Viral Projects 8,508
JGI Projects
Please cite:
Supratim Mukherjee; Dimitri Stamatis; Jon Bertsch; Galina Ovchinnikova; Hema Y Katta; Alejandro Mojica; I-Min A Chen; Nikos C Kyrpides; TBK Reddy. Genomes OnLine database (GOLD) v.7: updates and new features. Nucl. Acids Res. (2018) doi: 10.1093/nar/gky977
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