Info • Ustilago maydis
Please note that this organism is for archival use only. Please see the current Ustilago maydis 521 v2.0 site for the latest data and information.


Please see Broad Institute web site for more information.


The Ustilago maydis genome was sequenced as part of the Broad Institute's Fungal Genome Initiative and was accomplished through collaborations with the Broad Institute, Bayer CropScience AG and Exelixis, Inc. Additional collaborators include:

  • Dr. Scott Gold, Plant Pathology University of Georgia, USA
  • Dr. Flora Banuett, Biological Sciences California State University
  • Dr. Joerg Kaemper, MPI für Terrestrische Mikrobiologie, Germany
  • Dr. Regine Kahmann, MPI für Terrestrische Mikrobiologie, Germany

Genome Reference(s)


This project was not sequenced at the JGI.