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ready Genome Sequence Archive


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GSA is a data repository specialized for archiving raw sequence reads. It supports data generated from a variety of sequencing platforms ranging from Sanger sequencing machines to single-cell sequencing machines and provides data storing and sharing services free of charge for worldwide scientific communities. In addition to raw sequencing data, GSA also accommodates secondary analyzed files in acceptable formats (like BAM, VCF). Its user-friendly web interfaces simplify data entry and submitted data are roughly organized as two parts, viz., Metadata and File, where the former can be further assorted into BioProject, BioSample, Experiment and Run, and the latter contains raw sequence reads.


Countries that developed this resource China

Created in 2015

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How to cite this record GSA; Genome Sequence Archive; DOI:; Last edited: Jan. 8, 2019, 1:24 p.m.; Last accessed: Nov 19 2019 7:19 a.m.

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Nucleic Acids Res 2016

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GSA: Genome Sequence Archive

Yanqing Wang
Genomics, Proteomics & Bioinformatics 2017

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  • 2014AA021503 and 2015AA020108 (863 Program, National High Technology Research and Development Program of China)

  • XDA08020102 (Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), China)

  • XDB13040500 (Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), China)