The Tomato Genome

The Tomato Genome

The tomato genome has been published in Nature on May 31, 2012, culminating years of work by the Tomato Genome Consortium, a multi-national team of scientists from 14 countries.

The Tomato Genome Consortium. (2012) The tomato genome sequence provides insights into fleshy fruit evolution. Nature 485: 635–641. [article]

Read more in the Nature Editorial.

Read more at the Boyce Thompson Institute site.

Access the genome data on the SGN Tomato Genome Page.

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