[DAS2] New affymetrix das/2 development server

Steve Chervitz Steve_Chervitz at affymetrix.com
Wed Mar 15 21:24:59 UTC 2006

Gregg's latest spec-compliant, but still development-grade, das/2 server is
now publically available via

It's currently serving annotations from the following assemblies:
- human hg16 
- human hg17 
- drosophila dm2

Send me requests for any other data sources that would help your development

Example query to get back a das-source xml document:

It's compliance with the spec is steadily improving, on a daily if not
hourly basis during the code sprint.

Within IGB you can access this server from the DAS/2 servers tab
under 'Affy-temp'.

You'll need the latest version of IGB from the CVS repository at


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