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ready Genome Variation Format

Abbreviation: GVF

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The Genome Variation Format (GVF) is a very simple file format for describing sequence alteration features at nucleotide resolution relative to a reference genome.

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A standard variation file format for human genome sequences

Reese MG, Moore B, Batchelor C, Salas F, Cunningham F, Marth GT, Stein L, Flicek P, Yandell M, Eilbeck K.
Genome Biology 2010

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  • R44HG2991 (National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), Bethesda, MD, USA)

  • R44HG3667 (National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), Bethesda, MD, USA)