A database on retrovirus integration sites is now available for use by intramural and extramural investigators. The NCI Retrovirus Integration Database (RID) was developed by bioinformatics analysts Wei Shao and Jigui Shan (Advanced Biomedical Computing Center) in consultation with John Coffin (Tufts University) and HIV DRP investigators Stephen Hughes,
Frank Maldarelli, and Mary Kearney. RID can be accessed at the website https://rid.ncifcrf.gov.
Resources at the National Cancer Institute at Frederick
In addition to the NCI Retrovirus Integration Database, developed and hosted by the HIV DRP, a large variety of resources are available on the NCI at Frederick campus, including:
Retroviruses Book Online
text of the book
Retroviruses (edited by John M. Coffin, Stephen H. Hughes, and
Harold E. Varmus, 1997, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press) is available
online at the National Center for Biotechnology Information website. Figures,
tables, and retrotrivia features from the book are also available at this website.
(Permission to depict the book's cover here was kindly granted by the publisher.)
Last modified: 15 October 2018