Genomes OnLine Database (GOLD): a monitor of genome projects world-wide

Nucleic Acids Res. 2001 Jan 1;29(1):126-7. doi: 10.1093/nar/29.1.126.


GOLD is a comprehensive resource for accessing information related to completed and ongoing genome projects world-wide. The database currently provides information on 350 genome projects, of which 48 have been completely sequenced and their analysis published. GOLD was created in 1997 and since April 2000 it has been licensed to Integrated Genomics. The database is freely available through the URL:

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Databases, Factual*
  • Genome*
  • Human Genome Project
  • Humans
  • International Cooperation
  • Internet
  • Online Systems*