The EMBL nucleotide sequence database

G Stoesser
1998 Nucleic Acids Research  
The EMBL Nucleotide Sequence Database ( ) constitutes Europe's primary nucleotide sequence resource. DNA and RNA sequences are directly submitted from researchers and genome sequencing groups and collected from the scientific literature and patent applications (Fig. 1 ). In collaboration with DDBJ and GenBank the database is produced, maintained and distributed at the European Bioinformatics Institute. Database releases are produced quarterly and are distributed on
more » ... CD-ROM. EBI's network services allow access to the most up-to-date data collection via Internet and World Wide Web interface, providing database searching and sequence similarity facilities plus access to a large number of additional databases.
doi:10.1093/nar/26.1.8 pmid:9399791 pmcid:PMC147241 fatcat:cnhmybcgfndazn73wbcr7tleu4