Standards > model/format > DOI:10.25504/FAIRsharing.ckjmt3

ready Binary sequence information Format


General Information
A .2bit file stores multiple DNA sequences (up to 4 Gb total) in a compact randomly-accessible format. The file contains masking information as well as the DNA itself. The DNA sequence is represented as two bits per pixel with associated list of regions containing N's, and masked regions.

How to cite this record: 2bit; Binary sequence information Format; DOI:; Last edited: Feb. 22, 2018, 2:02 p.m.; Last accessed: Mar 24 2018 10:23 a.m.

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Record updated: July 12, 2017, 11:02 a.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.




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UCSC Genome Browser database
Genome assemblies and aligned annotations for a wide range of vertebrates and model organisms, along with an integrated tool set for visualizing, comparing, analyzing and sharing both publicly available and user-generated genomic datasets.

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