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EPD

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Short name EPD
Full name Eukaryotic Promoter Database
Description The Eukaryotic Promoter Database is an annotated non-redundant collection of eukaryotic POL II promoters,for which the transcription start site has been determined experimentally.
URL http://epd.vital-it.ch/
Year founded 1998
Last update & version 2017-01-25    EPDnew
Availability Free to all users
University/Institution hosted Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics
Address CH-1015 Lausanne,Switzerland
City Lausanne
Province/State
Country/Region Switzerland
Contact name Philipp Bucher
Contact email philipp.bucher@epfl.ch
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Keyword(s)
  • POL II promoter
  • transcription start site (TSS)
Publication(s)
  • The eukaryotic promoter database in its 30th year: focus on non-vertebrate organisms. [PMID: 27899657]

    René Dreos, Giovanna Ambrosini, Romain Groux, Rouaïda Cavin Périer, Philipp Bucher
    Nucleic acids research 2017:45(D1)
    0 Citations (Google Scholar as of 2017-02-08)

    Abstract: We present an update of the Eukaryotic Promoter Database EPD (http://epd.vital-it.ch), more specifically on the EPDnew division, which contains comprehensive organisms-specific transcription start site (TSS) collections automatically derived from next generation sequencing (NGS) data. Thanks to the abundant release of new high-throughput transcript mapping data (CAGE, TSS-seq, GRO-cap) the database could be extended to plant and fungal species. We further report on the expansion of the mass genome annotation (MGA) repository containing promoter-relevant chromatin profiling data and on improvements for the EPD entry viewers. Finally, we present a new data access tool, ChIP-Extract, which enables computational biologists to extract diverse types of promoter-associated data in numerical table formats that are readily imported into statistical analysis platforms such as R. © The Author(s) 2016. Published by Oxford University Press on behalf of Nucleic Acids Research.

  • The Eukaryotic Promoter Database: expansion of EPDnew and new promoter analysis tools. [PMID: 25378343]

    René Dreos, Giovanna Ambrosini, Rouayda Cavin Périer, Philipp Bucher
    Nucleic acids research 2015:43(Database issue)
    32 Citations (Google Scholar as of 2017-02-08)

    Abstract: We present an update of EPDNew (http://epd.vital-it.ch), a recently introduced new part of the Eukaryotic Promoter Database (EPD) which has been described in more detail in a previous NAR Database Issue. EPD is an old database of experimentally characterized eukaryotic POL II promoters, which are conceptually defined as transcription initiation sites or regions. EPDnew is a collection of automatically compiled, organism-specific promoter lists complementing the old corpus of manually compiled promoter entries of EPD. This new part is exclusively derived from next generation sequencing data from high-throughput promoter mapping experiments. We report on the recent growth of EPDnew, its extension to additional model organisms and its improved integration with other bioinformatics resources developed by our group, in particular the Signal Search Analysis and ChIP-Seq web servers. © The Author(s) 2014. Published by Oxford University Press on behalf of Nucleic Acids Research.

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POL II promoter transcription start site (TSS)

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  • Created on: 2015-06-20
  • Curated by:
    • Shixiang Sun [2017-02-08]
    • Lina Ma [2016-04-13]
    • Jian Sang [2016-04-04]
    • Mengwei Li [2016-02-21]
    • Mengwei Li [2016-02-18]
    • Jian Sang [2015-12-11]
    • Jian Sang [2015-06-27]
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