EMBL 67 available

Peter Stoehr stoehr at ebi.ac.uk
Wed Jun 20 08:00:50 EST 2001

Release 67 of the EMBL Nucleotide Sequence Database is available from
the EBI ftp servers and other verified mirror sites as follows:
  ftp://ftp2.ebi.ac.uk/pub/databases/embl/release          (London UK)
  ftp://ftp.ebi.ac.uk/pub/databases/embl/release           (EBI UK)
  ftp://ftp.dk.embnet.org/pub/databases/embl/release       (Denmark)
  ftp://ftp.es.embnet.org/pub/databases/embl/release       (Spain)
  ftp://bio-mirror.net/biomirror/embl/release              (USA)
  ftp://bio-mirror.jp.apan.net/pub/biomirror/embl/release  (Japan)
PLEASE try to use these mirror sites for download.
Release 67 is about 7.4GB compressed and 49GB uncompressed.

Release 67 contains 12,044,420 sequences comprising 12,821,742,622
nucleotides, an increase of about 7.5% over release 66. This release is
already available via EBI's SRS/Blast/Fasta search servers.

Note that the INV database division is split for the first time at this
release into 2 parts (inv1.dat and inv2.dat), as is the patent file
(patent.dat becomes pat1.dat and pat2.dat).

Please see the full release notes at:

For those who mirror our cumulative update files containing new and updated
sequence data since the last full database release, please note that these
will be changed to include only post-release 67 data at
Thursday June 21 12:00:00 BST 2001.

Peter Stoehr

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