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Facts about “GBrowse

Available on platform web +
Has URL +, +, +, +, + and +
Has description GBrowse is a combination of database and iGBrowse is a combination of database and interactive web pages for manipulating and displaying annotations on genomes. Features include:
  • Simultaneous bird's eye and detailed views of the genome.
  • Scroll, zoom, center.
  • Use a variety of premade glyphs or create your own.
  • Attach arbitrary URLs to any annotation.
  • Order and appearance of tracks are customizable by administrator and end-user.
  • Search by annotation ID, name, or comment.
  • Supports third party annotation using GFF formats.
  • Settings persist across sessions.
  • DNA and GFF dumps.
  • Connectivity to different databases, including BioSQL and Chado.
  • Multi-language support.
  • Third-party feature loading.
  • Customizable plug-in architecture (e.g. run BLAST, dump & import many formats, find oligonucleotides, design primers, create restriction maps, edit features)
Note that the information on this page refers to GBrowse 2; GBrowse 1.x is recommended only for applications where legacy browser support is required and a single database is required and a single database is used.
Has development status inactive +
Has full name Generic Genome Browser +
Has input format GFF3 + and GFF2 +
Has licence GPL2 + and Artistic License +
Has logo GBrowseLogo.png +
Has software maturity status mature +
Has support status inactive +
Has title WormBase +, FlyBase + and HapMap +
Has topic GBrowse +
Is open source Yes +
Link type download +, source code +, website + and wild URL +
Release date 1 January 2001 +
Tool functionality or classification Genome Visualization & Editing +
Written in language Perl +
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