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This project is funded by the NIH grant R01AI123037 and by NSF grant 1645609.

This work used the Magellan machine (U.S.Department of Energy, Office of Science, Advanced Scientific Computing Research, under contract DE-AC02-06CH11357) at Argonne National Laboratory, and the PADS resource (National Science Foundation grant OCI-0821678) at the Argonne National Laboratory/University of Chicago Computation Institute.

In the past the following sources contributed to MG-RAST development:


If you are using this site in your research please use the following citation:

The metagenomics RAST server – a public resource for the automatic phylogenetic and functional analysis of metagenomes
F Meyer, D Paarmann, M D'Souza, R Olson, EM Glass, M Kubal, T Paczian, A Rodriguez, R Stevens, A Wilke, J Wilkening and RA Edwards
BMC Bioinformatics 2008, 9:386