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PATRIC (Bacterial Bioinformatics Resource Center)

PATRIC, one of the NIAID-funded Bioinformatics Resource Centers, is an information system designed to support the biomedical research community’s work on bacterial infectious diseases via integration of vital pathogen information with rich data and analysis tools. PATRIC sharpens and hones the scope of available bacterial phylogenomic data from numerous sources specifically for the bacterial research community, in order to save biologists time and effort when conducting comparative analyses.


  • Data
  • Data analysis tools
  • Web-based data interface software

Who Can Use This Resource

  • Freely and publicly available to the scientific community.

How To Get Started

  • Register for a free account on the PATRIC website.


  • PATRIC holds workshops throughout the year.
Content last reviewed on November 17, 2017