Welcome to the Genomes OnLine Database GOLD Release v.5  
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/ER or IMG/MER

3. Publish


Publish your genome or metagenome in open access standards-supportive journal.

  •   Metagenomic  605
  •   Non-Metagenomic 21,628
Sequencing Projects
Analysis Projects
  • Genome Analysis 42,196
  • Metagenome Analysis 6,146
  • Single Cell (Screened) 1,379
  • Single Cell (Unscreened) 215
  • Genome from Metagenome 1,942
  • Combined Assembly 79
JGI Projects
Special Projects
Projects with Genbank Data
  • Seq. Projects 35,493
  •    Archaeal Projects 494
  •    Bacterial Projects 29,326
Please cite:
Reddy TBK, Thomas A, Stamatis D, Bertsch J, Isbandi M, Jansson J, Mallajosyula J, Pagani I, Lobos E and Kyrpides N. The Genomes OnLine Database (GOLD) v.5: a metadata management system based on a four level (meta)genome project classification. Nucl. Acids Res. (2014) doi: 10.1093/nar/gku950
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