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About iBeetle-Base
Current versions

Release dates:

Data base October 2016
Tribolium Ontology TrOn 18. October 2013

References to iBeetle

How to cite the iBeetle project and screen:

The iBeetle large-scale RNAi screen reveals gene functions for insect development and physiology.
Schmitt-Engel C, Schultheis D, Schwirz J, Ströhlein N, Troelenberg N, Majumdar U, Dao VA, Grossmann D, Richter T, Tech M, Dönitz J, Gerischer L, Theis M, Schild I, Trauner J, Koniszewski ND, Küster E, Kittelmann S, Hu Y, Lehmann S, Siemanowski J, Ulrich J, Panfilio KA, Schröder R, Morgenstern B, Stanke M, Buchhholz F, Frasch M, Roth S, Wimmer EA, Schoppmeier M, Klingler M, Bucher G.
Nat Commun. 2015 Jul 28;6:7822. doi: 10.1038/ncomms8822

How to cite iBeetle-Base:

Expanded and updated data and a query pipeline for iBeetle-Base
Dönitz J, Gerischer L, Hahnke S, Pfeiffer S and Bucher G
Nucleic Acids Res. 2018 Jan 4;46(D1):D831-D835. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkx984.

iBeetle-Base: a database for RNAi phenotypes in the red flour beetle Tribolium castaneum
Dönitz J, Schmitt-Engel C, Grossmann D, Gerischer L, Tech M, Schoppmeier M, Klingler M, Bucher G.
Nucl. Acids Res. 2015;43(Database issue):D721-D726; (10.1093/nar/gku1054).

How to link to iBeetle-Base

With the following URL pattern the details pages of iBeetle-Base can be linked, just replace the placeholder for the ID with the acutal one. Please contact us (contact - in case of any question or for a crosslinking.

iBeetle IDs:
TC numbers:
Ontology terms:

How to cite the Triobolium Ontology TrOn:

TrOn: An anatomical ontology for the beetle Tribolium castaneum
Dönitz, J., Großmann, D., Schild, I., Schmitt-Engel, C., Bradler, S., Prpic, N.-M. and Bucher, G. (2013):
PLoS ONE 8(7): e70695. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0070695.
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The data of the iBeetle screening project is available to the public under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License. (CC-BY) CC BY

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