201717-7, Apr 2017 Note: from September 2000, IMGT/LIGM-DB flat file releases are numbered as YYYYWW-D where YYYY is the number of the year, WW is the number of the week within the year, and D is the number of the day within the week.

Release 201717-7


The documentation files on tape (those ending with a file extension of .txt, .lst or .dat) are designed to be easily printable. They have a maximum record length of 80 bytes. Files ending with .html can be browsed whith a WWW browser, such as Netscape or Internet Explorer. Files ending with .ps are postscript files.

This release contains the files shown below. File sizes are given as the number of records.

File Name       Description
--------------- -------------------------------		archive that contains all following files
accessionNumber.lst     list of accession numbers
currentRelease		currentRelease number
ftable_doc.html         Feature Table Documentation
imgt.dat.Z              IMGT/LIGM-DB flat file sequences
imgt.fasta.Z            IMGT/LIGM-DB sequences in FASTA format
imgtblast.nhr		IMGT/LIGM-DB sequences for BLAST
imgtblast.nin		IMGT/LIGM-DB sequences for BLAST
imgtblast.nsd		IMGT/LIGM-DB sequences for BLAST
imgtblast.nsi		IMGT/LIGM-DB sequences for BLAST
imgtblast.nsq		IMGT/LIGM-DB sequences for BLAST
imgtblast.ntm		IMGT/LIGM-DB sequences for BLAST
keyword.html            Keyword list
relnotes.html           Release Notes (this document)
userman_doc.html        User Manual
usr_rprt.txt            User feed back report form

The continued development and improvement of the database depend to a significant degree on user feedback. A User Report Form for this purpose is provided, we hope that you will use it if you find errors, omissions, or something you think could be done better.

This manual and the database it accompanies may be copied and redistributed freely, without advance permission, provided that this statement is reproduced with each copy.