Wed, 12 Jul 2000 15:40:37 -0700 (PDT)
> In addition to Chris' email
> I also noticed that if you have a gb sequence file that does not have any
> features it will not read the sequence. I'm not sure if the COMMENT and
> FEATURE tag are required by thethe Genbank spec but this doesn't seem
> to be expected behavior.
_All_ GenBank records will have at least one FEATURE: the 'source' (all
DNA sequences come from somewhere!), e.g:
BASE COUNT 209 a 319 c 360 g 154 t
Not all GB records have a COMMENT. All do have a BASE COUNT and
an ORIGIN though.
See ftp://ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/genbank/gbrel.txt for more
details on GB specs.
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