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  • dbSNP human build 146 available through Entrez and FTP

    Nov 25, 2015

    dbSNP human Build 146, based on the GRCh38.p2 and GRCh37.p13 assemblies, is now available on the integrated NCBI Entrez system and through FTP. Build 146 provides 150 million Reference SNP (RS) clusters, including 985,775 new RS clusters and allele frequency data from 1000 Genomes, GO-ESP, and ExAC projects. To see complete build statistics, visit the dbSNP summary page.

  • Tree Viewer 1.7.5 now available

    Nov 24, 2015

    NCBI Tree Viewer version 1.7.5 has several new features, improvements and bug fixes, including improved subtree de-selection function, fixed BLAST Tree View bugs, and a fixed mouse wheel zoom bug. To see the full list of updates, see the Tree Viewer release notes.

  • NCBI releases first five lectures of NCBI NOW on YouTube

    Nov 24, 2015

    Today, the first five lectures from the NCBI NOW workshop are available in a playlist on the NCBI YouTube channel. Last month, NCBI presented this online workshop (more information here) to 650 participants new to next generation sequencing (NGS) analysis.

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