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What does NIG stand for?

NIG stands for National Institute of Genetics

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Today, all of GenBank's content is tightly integrated with two other databases, one (the EMBL Nucleotide Sequence Database) maintained by the European Molecular Biology Laboratory in Heidelberg, Germany, and the other (the DNA Data Bank of Japan) by the Center for Information Biology of the Japanese National Institute of Genetics in Mishima.
In April, several dozen biologists gathered in California to scrutinize the sea squirt's DNA, which was sequenced by DOE and Japanese groups from Kyoto University in Tokyo and the National Institute of Genetics in Mishima.
The collaboration consists of Japan's DNA Data Bank under the National Institute of Genetics, the Britain-based European Molecular Biology Laboratory's Nucleotide Sequence Database, and GenBank of the National Center for Biotechnology Information in the U.
Japan's National Institute of Genetics (NIG) Deputy Director Takashi Gojobori, who is also Visiting Distinguished Chair Professor of NCKU, pointed out that efforts will be focused on the research of the variation of native species in Taiwan, especially the collection and analysis of seed gene pool, to build a complete gene sequencing database and also conduct a complete gene sequencing analysis on the collected genes.