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Table 1 Brief definition and example of the main elements of the gene nomenclature

From: The grapevine gene nomenclature system

Elements Locus ID Full name Symbol Synonyms
Example Vitvi18g12230 (Vitis vinifera) Alcohol dehydrogenase 1 (Vvi)ADH1 GV-ADH1 aldehyde reductase, ethanol dehydrogenase
Description Genome localization Relatively descriptive function, include the level of curation (see Figure 2) Concise (3–10 characters), should be descriptive of function when possible Any known synonyms