Overview
GenusMedicago
Speciestruncatula
Common Namebarrel medic
Abbreviationmedtr
Medicago truncatula, a close relative of alfalfa (M. sativa), is widely used as a model in legume biology. It is physically small in stature, with a small genome, and has a short generation-to-generation time.
The genome version available on LIS is Mt4.0, publication associated with this genome version is available here: Tang, H. et al. 2014.

Legumeinfo Medicago truncatula Mt4.0 GBrowse genome browser
Legumeinfo Medicago truncatula Mt4.0 JBrowse genome browser

Other browsers and resources listed at the Genomes tab above.




More information and data available at:
MedicMine v1.0
Gramene Plant Reactome
MedicagoHapmap
Medicago at JCVI
Medicago truncatula gene nomenclature
Medicago truncatula Handbook
MtGEA
Medicago EST Navigation System (MENS)
Medicago Affymetrix GeneChip GO annotations
Wikipedia
Image Source: http://mips.helmholtz-muenchen.de/plant/static/images/medi2.jpg
Feature Summary
The following features are currently present for this organism
Feature TypeCount
exon298,601
protein_match164,349
protein_hmm_match127,427
polypeptide62,319
mRNA62,319
gene50,894
syntenic_region9,408
supercontig1,941
chromosome8
Cross References
External references for this organism
DatabaseAccession
genbank:taxonomy3880
uniprot:speciesmedtr