API (Application Programming Interface)
The IMGT API (Application Programming Interface) includes a set of URL links to access IMGT/LIGM-DB biological knowledge data (keywords, labels, nomenclature, etc.), a set of URL links to access all data related to one given sequence.
A set of Java™ class packages allows application developers to select and retrieve data from an appropriate IMGT server using an Object Oriented approach and the Java/RMI protocol in a CORBA like architecture .
 Giudicelli, V. et al., Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology, ISBM-98, 59-68 (1998) PMID: 9783210