About SGD

The Saccharomyces Genome Database (SGD) provides comprehensive integrated biological information for the budding yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae along with search and analysis tools to explore these data, enabling the discovery of functional relationships between sequence and gene products in fungi and higher organisms.


Pacific Northwest Yeast Club
July 20, 2023 -

Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA

CSHL Yeast Genetics & Genomics course
July 26 to August 15, 2023 -

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, New York

2023 Northeast Regional Yeast Meeting (NERY 2023)
July 27 to July 28, 2023 -

Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

ICYGMB31 - 31st International Conference on Yeast Genetics and Molecular Biology
August 20 to August 25, 2023 -

Florence, Italy

38th Small Meeting on Yeast Transport and Energetics (SMYTE)
September 13 to September 17, 2023 -

Blankenberge, Belgium

CSH Asia: Yeast and Life Sciences
October 09 to October 13, 2023 -

Kunibiki Messe (Shimane Prefectural Convention Center), MATSUE, JAPAN

ISSY2023: Yeast Biotech 2.0
November 27 to December 01, 2023 -

National Wine Centre of Australia, Adelaide SA, Australia

TAGC2024 The Allied Genetics Conference
March 05 to March 10, 2024 -

National Harbor | Washington DC Metro Area

32nd Fungal Genetics Conference
March 12 to March 17, 2024 -

Asilomar Conference Grounds, Pacific Grove, CA

ICY2024: 16th International Congress on Yeasts
September 29 to October 03, 2024 -

Cape Town International Convention Centre, Cape Town, South Africa

New & Noteworthy

Register now for the 31st International Conference on Yeast Genetics and Molecular Biology - May 16, 2023

Deadlines for #yeast2023 have been extended! Early bird registration is open until June 5, and abstract submission until July 17. For more information, go to yeastflorence2023.com.

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GENETICS Knowledgebase and Database Resources - May 08, 2023

The May 2023 issue of GENETICS features the second annual collection of Model Organism Database articles. Scientists from Alliance of Genome Resources member groups SGD, RGD, ZFIN, Gene Ontology, and Xenbase have provided updates on recent activities and innovations. Be sure to browse the issue and get acquainted with these excellent Knowledgebase and Database Resource […]

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Apply Now for the 2023 Yeast Genetics and Genomics Course - March 10, 2023

For over 50 years, the legendary Yeast Genetics & Genomics course has been taught each summer at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. (OK, the name didn’t include “Genomics” in the beginning…). The list of people who have taken the course reads like a Who’s Who of yeast research, including Nobel laureates and many of today’s leading […]

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Apply Now for the 2023 Fungal Pathogen Genomics Course - February 02, 2023

Fungal Pathogen Genomics is an exciting several day long course that provides experimental biologists working on fungal organisms with hands-on experience in genomic-scale data analysis. Through a collaborative teaching effort between the web-based fungal data mining resources FungiDB, EnsemblFungi, PomBase, SGD, CGD, MycoCosm, and JGI, students will learn how to utilize the unique tools provided […]

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Happy Holidays from SGD! - December 19, 2022

Stanford University will be closed for two weeks starting Wednesday, December 21, and will reopen on Wednesday, January 4, 2023. SGD staff members will be taking time off, but the website will be up and running throughout the winter break, and we will resume responding to user requests and questions in the new year.

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