Identification

Name

Gene Expression Omnibus

Short name

GEO

Status

Active

Category

Data Source

Organizations
(1) Gene Expression Omnibus (NIH)
(2) National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
Update frequency

Not Applicable

Created

2014-07-08 20:28:46+00:00

Modified

2016-07-07 18:47:00.106308+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

GEO is a public repository that archives and freely distributes microarray, next-generation sequencing, and other forms of high-throughput functional genomic data submitted by the scientific community. In addition to data storage, a collection of web-based interfaces and applications are available to help users query and download the studies and gene expression patterns stored in GEO.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
Year start

2001

URL http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/geo/
URL (alternate) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/geo/info/faq.html
Related system
(1) BioPortal ()

Disease and Geography

Locations
(1) Africa
(2) Americas
(3) Asia
(4) Australia and New Zealand
(5) Europe
(6) Oceania
Geography

No

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Established Databases