Welcome to the Legume Federation

The Legume Federation is an NSF project to help foster increased use of data standards, distributed development, and comparative analysis, to support research across the legume family, and to support robust agriculture for a world that is significantly "legume-fed".

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Visualizing Genomes

The Chromosome Visualization Tool


A whole genome view of genomic or genetic features that can can lead to new insights. For example, gene density compared with specific repeat families, regions of higher heterozygosity in mapping populations, and distribution of BLAST hits across a genome assembly are all cases where the researcher could benefit from a genome-wide view.