Strain Sources

The sequenced strains of S. japonicus and S. octosporus are available from the National BioResource Project Yeast Stain Center in Japan S. japonicus as FY16936 and S. octosporus as FY16937.


GeneDB, the current pombe genome database will by retired in 2011 and replaced with pomBase.


pombeNet provides extensive information about S. pombe biology from the Forsburg lab at USC.


Japonet provides information and resources for S. japonicus biology from the Niki lab at the National Institute of Genetics in Mishima, Japan.

Science publication

Full text reprints of the Science paper describing the major findings of the Schizosaccharomyces Comparative Genome Project are available from links on the home page.