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For help on specific topics, please feel free to e-mail the helpdesk (; It may also be helpful to CC your question or request to the individual(s) that are most likely the responsible parties. Below is a list of Worm Base staff and their respective areas of expertise.

Principal Investigators

Richard Durbin ( [WTSI]

John Spieth ( [WashU]

Lincoln Stein ( [OICR]

Paul Sternberg ( [Caltech]

Web Master:

Todd Harris ('

Web Development Team:

Ontario Institute for Cancer Research

Todd Harris ( - Project manager; lead website developer and information architect

Abigail Cabunoc (

Norie de la Cruz (

Xiaoqi Shi (

Worm Mart:

Ruihua Fang (

Sequence Curation:

Washington University at St. Louis

Tamberlyn Bieri (

Phil Ozersky (

William Nash (

Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute

Paul Davis ( - Special Skills: C. elegans Gene Curation(CDS,Pseudogene,RNA), Sequence_Features, Operons, Public Sequence Data(EST,OST,RST,mRNA), Transposons

Michael Paulini ( - Mirrors, EnsEMBL, Comparative Genomics

Kevin Howe ( - Team Leader

Mary Ann Tuli ( - Strains, Variations, Sequence Features

Gary Williams ( - C. elegans Gene Curation(CDS,Pseudogene,RNA), Sequence_Features, Mass_spec, RGASP

Nomenclature & Gene Names:

Jonathan Hodgkin, Oxford University; C. elegans biologist

Mary Ann Tuli (

Biological Data Curation:

California Institute of Technology

Juancarlos Chan ( - Postgres Curation Database

Wen Chen (wen at - Expr_pattern; Microarray; SPELL; citace

Ruihua Fang ( - Bioinformatics, SVM firstpass

Chris Grove ( - RNAi

Ranjana Kishore ( - Gene Ontology

Raymond Lee ( - Anatomy Ontology; Cell Function

Cecilia Nakamura ( - Person

Daniela Raciti ( - Picture

Gary Schindelman ( - RNAi

Kimberly Van Auken ( - Paper; Concise Description

Daniel Wang ( - WormBook; Literature Acquisition

Xiaodong Wang ( - Gene_regulation; Interaction; Antibody; Position Matrix

Karen Yook ( - Transgene; Process Page


Hans-Michael Mueller (

Arun Rangarajan (

Yuling Li (