New Dataset of 74,984 Saccharomyces cerevisiae Genetic Interactions from the Myers, Andrews and Boone Groups

The BioGRID has posted a new dataset of 74,984 new genetic interactions in Saccharomyces cerevisae as reported in Costanzo M et al: “The Genetic Landscape of a Cell (Jan. 2010)”. This dataset is available immediately on our download page (, in its original format, under the heading: “Published Datasets” and “Costanzo2010” and will be incorporated into the main BioGRID search results on February 1st with our 2.0.61 release.

A special thanks to the authors Michael Costanzo, Anastasia Baryshnikova, Jeremy Bellay, Yungil Kim, Eric D. Spear, Carolyn S. Sevier, Huiming Ding, Judice L.Y. Koh, Kiana Toufighi, Sara Mostafavi, Jeany Prinz, Robert P. St.Onge, Benjamin VanderSluis, Taras Makhnevych, Franco J. Vizeacoumar, Solmaz Alizadeh, Sondra Bahr, Renee L. Brost, Yiqun Chen, Murat Cokol, Raamesh Deshpande, Zhijian Li, Zhen-Yuan Lin, Wendy Liang, Michaela Marback, Jadine Paw, Bryan-Joseph San Luis, Ermira Shuteriqi, Amy Hin Yan Tong, Nydia van Dyk, Iain M. Wallace, Joseph A. Whitney, Matthew T. Weirauch, Guoqing Zhong, Hongwei Zhu, Walid A. Houry, Michael Brudno, Sasan Ragibizadeh , Balazs Papp, Csaba Pal, Frederick P. Roth, Guri Giaever, Corey Nislow, Olga G. Troyanskaya, Howard Bussey, Gary D. Bader, Anne-Claude Gingras, Quaid D. Morris, Philip M. Kim, Chris A. Kaiser, Chad L. Myers, Brenda J. Andrews, and Charles Boone for providing us with the dataset.

If you have an interaction dataset you’d like to deposit directly into the BioGRID, please contact us at

January 21st, 2010 - 11:26 PM