Ocean Genome Legacy at Northeastern University

TitleOcean Genome Legacy at Northeastern University
Publication TypeWebsite
Year of Publication2016
Keywordscentralized repository, cryogenic collection, frozen tissue collection, genetic resources, nucleic acid extracts, online database
AbstractThe Ocean Genome Legacy Center (OGL) at Northeastern University is a non-profit marine genome bank dedicated to exploring and preserving the threatened biological diversity of the sea, and to making these materials widely available for scientific research. The OGL collection contains 23,000+ DNA and tissue samples representing 4,500+ marine taxa, including vertebrates, invertebrates, plants, and algae.