Release VB-2015-06

We are pleased to announce the June release of VectorBase (VB-2015-06):

  • New genome assemblies, variation databases and gene patchbuilds for Anopheles farauti, Anopheles melas, Anopheles merus and Anopheles sinensis
  • New gene patchbuilds for Phlebotomus papatasi, Lutzomyia longipalpis and Anopheles funestus
  • New organism added - Glossina palpalis
  • New or updated whole genome alignments have been added for 30 organism pairs in this release
  • New host-choice expression data for Aedes aegypti
  • Login Authentication has been updated. If you experience any issues, try to reset your password first. If still unsuccessful please email
  • New documentation for the BioMart tutorial including new slides and practice exercises for the gene database with its corresponding answer key.

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