News & Events

This page provides news and events for the kiwifruit research community.

In the year 2015

December 09, 2015

Kiwifruit Information Resource (KIR): a comparative platform for kiwifruit genomics has been published in DATABASE.

June 06, 2015

New tracks for sequences were added to GBrowse.

May 21, 2015

Alternative splicing data sets are available at the download page.

March 12, 2015

Genome annotation data were updated, including 20 genes were revised and 30 genes were created.

In the year 2014

December 08, 2014

SSR markers were added to GBrowse for KIR build.

In the year 2013

October 25, 2013

The genome annotation is now available in the JBrowse genome viewer.

October 18, 2013

Draft genome of the kiwifruit Actinidia chinensis has been published in Nature communications.

August 11, 2013

We released Kiwifruit Genome Database.

In the year 2011

July 11, 2011

IKGC is dedicated to sequence the kiwifruit genome.

May 25, 2011

The International Kiwifruit Genome Consortium (IKGC) was initiated by scientists from Hefei University of Technology, Sichuan University, and Cornell University.