GenBank, EMBL and DDBJ are the most frequently used databases for
nucleotide and protein sequences.
- Use the accession number from Exercise 1 and retrieve the
entry for the same sequence.
- EMBL uses SRS to query its databases. SRS is the
Sequence Retrieval System which was originally
developed by Thure Etzold at the EBI.
Click on Text Entry on the top of the page to see the
original EMBL entry in text format. What is the
basic structure of an EMBL entry?
- Is the information different from what you have seen at the NCBI?