Authors

Leif Andersson, Uppsala University
Alan Archibald, University of Edinburgh
Cynthia D. Bottema, University of Adelaide
Rudiger Brauning, AgResearch Limited
Shane D. Burgess, University of Arizona
Dave W. Burt, University of Edinburgh
Eduardo Casas, United States Department of Agriculture
Hans H. Cheng, United States Department of Agriculture
Laura Clarke, European Molecular Biology Laboratory European Bioinformatics Institute
Christine Couldrey, Livestock Improvement Corporation
Brian P. Dalrymple, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
Christine G. Elsik, University of Missouri
Sylvain Foissac, French National Institute for Agricultural Research
Elisabett Giuffra, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique
Martien A. M. Groenen, Wageningen University
Ben J. Hayes, La Trobe University
LuSheng S. Huang, Jiangxi Agricultural University
Hassan Khatib, University of Wisconsin - Madison
James W. Kijas, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
Heebal Kim, United States Department of Agriculture
Joan K. Lunney, United States Department of Agriculture
Fiona M. McCarthy, University of Arizona
John C. McEwan, AgResearch Limited
Stephen Moore, University of Queensland
Bindu Nanduri, Mississippi State University
Cedric Notredame, Centre for Genomic Regulation
Yniv Palti, United States Department of Agriculture
Graham S. Plastow, University of Alberta
James M. Reecy, Iowa State UniversityFollow
Gary A. Rohrer, United States Department of Agriculture
Elena Sarropoulou, Hellenic Centre for Marine Research
Carl J. Schmidt, University of Delaware
Jeffrey Silverstein, United States Department of Agriculture
Ross L. Tellam, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
Michele Tixier-Boichard, French National Institute for Agricultural Research
Gwenola Tosser-Klopp, French National Institute for Agricultural Research
Christopher K. Tuggle, Iowa State UniversityFollow
Johanna Vilkki, Natural Resources Institute Finland
Stephen N. White, United States Department of Agriculture
Shuhong Zhao, Huazhong Agricultural University
Huaijun Zhou, University of California - Davis
The FAANG Consortium

Document Type

Article

Publication Version

Published Version

Publication Date

2015

Journal or Book Title

Genome Biology

Volume

16

First Page

1

Last Page

6

DOI

10.1186/s13059-015-0622-4

Abstract

We describe the organization of a nascent international effort, the Functional Annotation of Animal Genomes (FAANG) project, whose aim is to produce comprehensive maps of functional elements in the genomes of domesticated animal species.

Comments

This article is from Genomic Biology 16 (2015): 57, doi:10.1186/s13059-015-0622-4.

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Language

en

File Format

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