CollecTF is supported by the US National Science Foundation through grant MCB-1158056
and by the UMBC Office of Research through a Special Research
Assistantship/Initiative Support (SRAIS) award.
CollecTF is based on the collective effort of a fantastic and highly motivated team
of dedicated curators without whom the database would be just… well, empty. Check the
curator roster for kudos!
Integration with the NCBI RefSeq
database is possible thanks to the dedicated effort and infinite patience of Stacy
Ciufo, Tatiana Tatusova and the RefSeq team at
Integration with the UniProt Knowledgebase
is possible thanks to the dedicated effort of Benoit Bely, Maria Martin and the
UniProt development team at the EMBL-EBI.
Submission of annotations to the Gene Ontology is made
possible by the dedicated effort of Tony Sawford, Melanie Courtot, Claire O'Donovan and the
UniProt content team at the
CollecTF uses GO-compliant evidence codes for its curation process, through adoption of the
Evidence Ontology (ECO). Integration with ECO is
made possible by the dedicated effort of Shoshannah Wolfish, Suvarna Nadendla, Marcus Chibucos and
the ECO team at the
Institute for Genome Sciences.
CollecTF integrates data from and out-links to many outstanding resources, like the
NCBI Gene database
and Wikipedia. Thanks all for their hard work.