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. 2017 Jan 4;45(D1):D543-D550.
doi: 10.1093/nar/gkw1003. Epub 2016 Nov 28.

The EcoCyc Database: Reflecting New Knowledge About Escherichia Coli K-12

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The EcoCyc Database: Reflecting New Knowledge About Escherichia Coli K-12

Ingrid M Keseler et al. Nucleic Acids Res. .
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Abstract

EcoCyc (EcoCyc.org) is a freely accessible, comprehensive database that collects and summarizes experimental data for Escherichia coli K-12, the best-studied bacterial model organism. New experimental discoveries about gene products, their function and regulation, new metabolic pathways, enzymes and cofactors are regularly added to EcoCyc. New SmartTable tools allow users to browse collections of related EcoCyc content. SmartTables can also serve as repositories for user- or curator-generated lists. EcoCyc now supports running and modifying E. coli metabolic models directly on the EcoCyc website.

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Figure 1.
Transporter classes in EcoCyc.
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Sulfoquinovose degradation pathway.
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Zoom levels of the genome browser, with the previously available ‘genes’ and ‘sites’ levels compared to the new ‘sequence’ level.
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Running metabolic models on the EcoCyc web site.

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