PlanGexQ is freely avaialble for installing and using in your own computer. The links below provide installers for Windows, Mac, and GNU/Linux operating systems.

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Version 2.0.4 – 26 Nov 2019

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A database with examples of curated morphologies and gene expression patterns is freely available here. You can download and open it with PlanGexQ.

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Version 2.0.2 – 1 Dec 2019


Curation and annotation of planarian gene expression patterns with segmented reference morphologies
J. Roy, E. Cheung, J. Bhatti, A. Muneem, D. Lobo
Bioinformatics 36(9), pp. 2881-2887, 2020.


This work was supported by the National Science Foundation (NSF) under grant IIS-1566077 and an Undergraduate Research Award from UMBC.


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