[DAS2] Sequence retrieval proposal

Nomi Harris nomi at fruitfly.org
Thu Dec 8 19:13:05 UTC 2005

On 8 December 2005, Thomas Down wrote:
 > > There's already a huge number of existing sequence file formats.
 > > What would another provide?  Are some of them already extensible?
 > >
 > > Several of those formats are designed and developed by people involved
 > > with DAS.  If it's important, extend GAME or GFF.
 > Do GAME or GFF have a sequence representation?  I thought they were  
 > both primarily feature-table formats

GAME certainly has a sequence representation, and i think GFF3 must,
though old GFF doesn't.

  <seq id="3R:1178000-1230000" length="52001" focus="true">
    <organism>Drosophila melanogaster</organism>

 > (right now I'm having trouble  
 > finding the GAME documentation though...).



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