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ready BiGG Models

General Information
BiGG is a freely compendium of published genome-scale metabolic networks, combined into a single database. NCBI genome annotations are used to map genes, and metabolites are linked to many external databases such as KEGG, PubChem as well as others..


Developed in United States of America

Created in 2010

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Record added: March 17, 2016, 11:24 a.m.
Record updated: Sept. 3, 2016, 6:06 p.m. by The BioSharing Team.


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License: MIT (1.0)

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REST Web Services

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Grant Number(s)

  • 332020 (European Commission)

  • DE-SC0004917 (Department of Energy, USA)

  • DE-SC0008701 (Department of Energy, USA)

  • DE-SC0008701 (Department of Energy, USA)

  • DGE-1144086 (National Science Foundation)

  • NNF 132150- 002 (Novo Nordisk Foundation)

  • R21 HD080682 (National Institute of Health (NIH), USA)


BiGG Models: A platform for integrating, standardizing and sharing genome-scale models

King ZA,Lu J,Dräger A,Miller P,Federowicz S,Lerman JA,Ebrahim A,Palsson BO,Lewis NE
Nucleic Acids Res 2015

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BiGG: a Biochemical Genetic and Genomic knowledgebase of large scale metabolic reconstructions

Schellenberger J,Park JO,Conrad TM,Palsson BO
BMC Bioinformatics 2010

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