DNA Sequence Database Definition


DNA Sequence Database: DATABASES containing information about NUCLEIC ACIDS such as BASE SEQUENCE; SNPS (POLYMORPHISM, SINGLE NUCLEOTIDE); NUCLEIC ACID CONFORMATION; and other properties. Information about the DNA fragments kept in a GENE LIBRARY or GENOMIC LIBRARY is often maintained in DNA databases.

Synonym: dna data bank, rna sequence database, rna database, nucleic acid sequence databases, nucleic acid database, genbank, european molecular biology laboratory nucleotide sequence database, embl nucleotide sequence database, dna database, dna data banks, dna data bank of japan, ddbj.

Additional tags: human DNA database-definition