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Please take a few minutes of your valuable time to help us improve GXD, the Gene Expression Database in MGI.
Thank you!

* 1. How often do you use MGI, the Mouse Genome Informatics site (www.informatics.jax.org)?

* 2. How often do you access GENE EXPRESSION DATA in MGI (i.e., use GXD)?

* 3. What is your research area? (select all that apply)

* 4. What are your primary research organism(s)?

* 5. Which of the following best describes your current position?

* 6. Which of the following best describes your current environment?

* 7. How do you access GXD / MGI? (choose all that apply)

* 8. We recently redesigned the MGI web site and the GXD homepage within MGI.

  Yes, definitely OK Could be better I haven't used this feature
Is the layout of the new GXD home page clear?
Are the FAQs helpful?

* 9. When you look for gene expression data in MGI, what types of information are you usually interested in? (choose all that apply)

* 10. How do you access expression data in MGI? (choose all methods that you use)

* 11. How useful do you find the gene expression summaries on the MGI Gene Detail pages?

  Very useful Useful Somewhat useful Not useful I don't use this feature
Literature Summary
Data summaries for assays, results, tissues, images
Theiler stages summary
Assay type summary
cDNA source data
Links to external gene expression resources

* 12. How useful do you find the Gene Expression Query Forms?

  Very useful Useful Somewhat useful Not useful I don't use this feature
Gene Expression Literature Query Form
Gene Expression Data Query Form
Gene Expression Expanded Query Form
cDNA Clone Query Form

* 13. When you query for gene expression data, how useful do you find the information returned on these pages?

  Very useful Useful Somewhat useful Not useful I don't use this feature
Query Results Summaries
Detailed Expression Records
Expression Images

* 14. How useful do you find these viewing tools for mouse anatomy?

  Very useful Useful Somewhat useful Not useful I don't use this feature
Mouse Anatomical Dictionary Browser
EMAGE Anatomical Section Browser

* 15. How valuable is GXD when you are

  Indispensible Very helpful Modestly helpful Not needed
Designing an experiment?
Interpreting your results in the context of current knowledge?
Writing a research paper?
Writing a grant proposal?
Teaching?

* 16. GXD encourages electronic submissions of expression data. Submission guidelines can be found here.

  Yes No Not Sure
Have you considered submitting data electronically to GXD?
Are our electronic guidelines clear and helpful?

* 17. Do you have other suggestions for improving GXD data content or presentation?

* 18. Contact Information (Optional)

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