Eggplant genome released
The Eggplant Genome Project has released a pre-publication version of their eggplant genome (Solanum melongena) on [Oct 4, 2017]
Updated ITAG version 3.2 available!!
We have updated ITAG annotation for tomato to fix some fused gene models. The updated ITAG version 3.2 is available on JBrowse, Blast and FTP. Please use the contact form to let us know if you notice any issues with ITAG3.2. [June 15, 2017]

A new BLAST output graph is available at the SGN BLAST tool.

[April 18, 2017]
SGN Featured

Featured Publication

High-resolution spatiotemporal transcriptome mapping of tomato fruit development and ripening Shinozaki et al., Nature Communications doi: 10.1038/s41467-017-02782-9
Reference quality assembly of the 3.5-Gb genome of Capsicum annuum from a single linked-read library Hulse-Kemp et al., Horticulture Research doi: 10.1038/s41438-017-0011-0

Featured Image

IOTW, week 287

Pin-like shoots of TIBA-treated tomato shoot apex, as illustrated 70 years ago (left; CJ Gorter, 1949), and of the tomato leafless mutant (Capua and Eshed, 2017).

Featured Locus

LEAFLESS Solyc05g013540
Solanum lycopersicum AP2-domain Ethylene-responsive transcription factor

Featured Lab

SOL Newsletters
All SOL newsletters, edited by Joyce van Eck, are available on the Solanaceae Project page
SGN Workshop at PAG 2018
The SGN and RTB databases workshop at PAG will be in the Towne Room from 10:30 - 12:40, Jan 16, 2018.
Solanaceae Genomics Workshop at PAG 2017
As every year, there will be a 2 hours Solanaceae Genomics workshop at the XXV Plant & Animal Genome conference in San Diego, California (, January 14-18, 2017. Some of the talks will be chosen from contributed abstracts. These should be sent to the workshop organizers: Mathilde Causse and Shelley Jansky no later than October 30, 2013. Selected speakers will be notified by mid-November. Abstracts for poster presentation can be submitted directly through the PAG website.
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SGN Links
External Links
A Coffea arabica genome assembly is available from UC Davis

Affiliated sites from the European Union Framework 6 EU-SOL project
EU-SOL Home | Tomato Core Collection Phenotype Database | LycoTILL tomato cv Red Setter EMS mutant database | ISOL@ database|

Genetic Resources: European Cooperative Programme for Plant Genetic Resources ECPGR website (Solanaceae, Potato).

Resources in Japan
MiBase | KafTom | TOMATOMA | Kappa-View 4 SOL | MassBase
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