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Genomics of embryology

Guest Editor:
Zhenkui Qin, PhD, Ocean University of China, China

Submission Status: Open until 30 September 2024

Omics of plant-virus-vector interactions

Guest Editors:
Ragunathan Devendran, PhD, Martin-Luther University, Germany
Amalendu Ghosh, PhD, ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute, India
Sumit Jangra, PhD, University of Florida, USA

Submission Status: Open until 31 August 2024

Genomics of social insects

Guest Editor:
Chao Tong: Arizona State University, USA

Submission Status: Open until 28 June 2024

Medicinal plant genomics

Guest Editors:
Boas Pucker: TU Braunschweig, Germany
Christian Siadjeu: Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany

Submission Status: Open until 27 May 2024

First dive into marine genomics

Guest Editor:
Artem Nedoluzhko: European University at Saint Petersburg, Russia

Submission Status: Open until 31 March 2024

Ancient DNA

Guest Editors:
Ningbo Chen: Northwest A&F University, China
Artem Nedoluzhko: European University at Saint Petersburg, Russia

Submission Status: Open until 30 April 2024


Genomics of emerging viral diseases

Guest Editors:
Victoria Pando-Robles:
 Center of Research in Infectious Diseases in the National Public Health Institute of Mexico, Mexico
Claudia Sanchez San Martin: University of California, Department of Laboratory Medicine, USA

Antimicrobial resistance: genes, genomes and emerging technologies

Guest Editors:
Abd El-Latif Hesham: Beni-Suef University, Egypt
Youxiong Que: Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University, China 
Divakar Sharma: Lady Hardinge Medical College, India

Transposable elements

Guest Editors:
Gökhan Karakülah: Dokuz Eylül University, Türkiye
Marie-Anne Van Sluys: Universidade de São Paulo; Botânica - Biosciences Institute, Brazil


Single-cell technologies

Guest Editors:
Baohua Wang
: School of Life Sciences, Nantong University, China
David Casero: Research Institute at Cedars Sinai Medical Center, USA

Omics of parasites

Guest Editors:
Anzhelika Butenko: Czech Academy of Sciences, University of Ostrava & University of South Bohemia, Czech Republic
Vyacheslav Yurchenko: University of Ostrava, Czech Republic


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Avian genomes collection
Collection published: 11 December 2014


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Companion articles for the publication of the swine genome
Collection published: 15 November 2012

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The ENCODE project
Collection published: 5 September 2012

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Cancer bioinformatics: bioinformatic methods, network biomarkers and precision medicine
Edited by: Xiangdong WANG
Collection published: 1 May 2012


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The tammar wallaby genome and transcriptome
Collection published: 10 August 2011


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Ensembl update 2010
Collection published: 30 October 2010

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Zebra finch: the companion papers for the publication of the zebra finch genome sequence
Collection published: 30 October 2010


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Bovine: the companion papers for the publication of the bovine genome sequence
Collection published: 24 April 2009

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Collection published: 19 April 2009

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Daphnia: the companion papers for the genome sequence
Collection published: 3 April 2009

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