[Bioclusters] Genbank

Paul Flicek bioclusters@bioinformatics.org
Mon, 21 Jun 2004 15:29:39 -0500

You might want to try MyGenBank.  Information is at

http://homepage.mac.com/iankorf/mygenbank.html  and code can be downloaded at

It uses MySQL and is fairly easy and lightweight.  We've been using 
it for a couple of years.  Good luck.


>Hi All,
>I am brand new to this list (and bio clusters in general. . . ). 
>Just wondering if anybody has any experience downloading and housing 
>GenBank locally.  Any info related to he process used to get the 
>database and store it would be greatly appreciated.  Also, if anyone 
>has used Genbank with inquiry, I would be very interested in hearing 
>from you.
>Nick Brockner
>System Administrator, Biology Computing Facility
>Hamilton College
>Bioclusters maillist  -  Bioclusters@bioinformatics.org