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Gallus gallus (chicken)
Reference genome: Gallus gallus (assembly bGalGal1.mat.broiler.GRCg7b)
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ID: 111
Organism ImageGallus gallus (chicken)

The red junglefowl or domestic chicken

Lineage: Eukaryota[14920]; Metazoa[7467]; Chordata[3462]; Craniata[3428]; Vertebrata[3428]; Euteleostomi[3385]; Archelosauria[1056]; Archosauria[1019]; Dinosauria[1014]; Saurischia[1014]; Theropoda[1014]; Coelurosauria[1014]; Aves[1014]; Neognathae[990]; Galloanserae[76]; Galliformes[33]; Phasianidae[26]; Phasianinae[11]; Gallus[1]; Gallus gallus[1]
The chicken is a domesticated form of the red junglefowl (Gallus gallus) that is native to Asia. The chicken is an important agricultural animal and has served as a model organism in many areas of biomedical research; it is one of the primary models for embryology and development, the study of viruses, and cancer. The chicken genome is less than More...


Sequence data: genome assemblies: 40; sequence reads: 46 (See  Genome Assembly and Annotation report)
Statistics: median total length (Mb): 1048.38
 median protein count: 68344
 median GC%: 42.0212
NCBI Annotation Release:  106

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