WormBase: network access to the genome and biology of Caenorhabditis elegans

Nucleic Acids Res. 2001 Jan 1;29(1):82-6. doi: 10.1093/nar/29.1.82.


WormBase (http://www.wormbase.org) is a web-based resource for the Caenorhabditis elegans genome and its biology. It builds upon the existing ACeDB database of the C.elegans genome by providing data curation services, a significantly expanded range of subject areas and a user-friendly front end.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Alternative Splicing
  • Animals
  • Caenorhabditis elegans / genetics*
  • Cell Lineage
  • Databases, Factual*
  • Gene Expression Regulation
  • Genes, Helminth / genetics
  • Genome
  • Information Services
  • Internet