When using the data retrieved from KAIKObase, please kindly cite the following papers:
  • An update of KAIKObase, the silkworm genome database
    Yang C, Yokoi K, et al., Database, 2021:baaa099 (2021)
    PMID: 33645624 DOI: 10.1093/database/baaa099

  • KAIKObase: An integrated silkworm genome database and data mining tool
    Shimomura M, Minami H, et al., BMC Genomics, 10:486 (2009)
    PMID: 19843344 DOI: 10.1186/1471-2164-10-486

  • High-quality genome assembly of the silkworm, Bombyx mori
    Kawamoto M, Jouraku A, et al., Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 107:53-62 (2019)
    PMID: 30802494 DOI: 10.1016/j.ibmb.2019.02.002
When using the data from reference transcriptome (splicing isoforms of the predicted genes, expression level, etc.), please cite the following paper additionally:
  • Reference transcriptome data in silkworm Bombyx mori
    Yokoi K, Tsubota T, et al., Insects, 12(6):519 (2021)
    DOI: 10.3390/insects12060519
  • Reference transcriptome data in silkworm Bombyx mori
    Yokoi K, Tsubota T, et al., bioRxiv (2019)
    DOI: 10.1101/805978

Related research papers

  • Large scale full-length cDNA sequencing reveals a unique genomic landscape in a lepidopteran model insect, Bombyx mori
    Suetsugu Y, Futahashi R, et al., G3, 3(9):1481-92 (2013)
    PMID: 23821615 DOI: 10.1534/g3.113.006239

  • The genome of a lepidopteran model insect, the silkworm Bombyx mori
    The International Silkworm Genome Consortium, Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 38(12):1036-45 (2008)
    PMID: 19121390 DOI: 10.1016/j.ibmb.2008.11.004

  • A BAC-based integrated linkage map of the silkworm Bombyx mori
    Yamamoto K, Nohata J, et al., Genome Biology, 9(1):R21 (2008)
    PMID: 18226216 DOI: 10.1186/gb-2008-9-1-r21

  • The genome sequence of silkworm, Bombyx mori
    Mita K, Kasahara M, et al., DNA Research, 11(1):27-35 (2004)
    PMID: 15141943 DOI: 10.1093/dnares/11.1.27