Sal-Site provides access to salamander genetic and genomic data, including publicly available data and data generated by the Voss and Smith labs under NIH R24-OD010435.   

Fun Facts

Why is the axolotl genome so large?

As a group, salamanders have larger genomes than the other amphibians.

It doesn’t appear that the axolotl has more genes than other vertebrates (Smith et al., 2009).

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