[Bioperl-l] genbank/embl format ebnf or other formal description
Fields, Christopher J
cjfields at illinois.edu
Fri Sep 7 23:39:44 EDT 2012
Re: Genbank, the only know specification I know of is for the feature table portion of the format as you have below. They do have a (possibly out of date) example file, note it isn't easily found unless you search for it:
EMBL is better in this regard:
Note that UniProt Knowledgebase also has a user manual outlining the similarities and differences with EMBL:
On Sep 7, 2012, at 9:28 PM, Dan Kortschak <dan.kortschak at adelaide.edu.au> wrote:
> Hello, this is slightly off-topic, but bioperl devs seemed like the most
> likely people to get an answer to this from.
> Is there an ebnf or other formal description of the genbank and embl
> formats available some where. The only thing I can find is the verbosity
> describing them in English at .
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