The NCBI Trace Archive is a permanent repository of DNA sequence chromatograms (traces), base calls, and quality estimates for single-pass reads from various large-scale sequencing projects.
- Archival data
- Easy retrieval
- RFC: describes ancillary information: field's names, types, descriptions, examples and requirements.
- Submitting tips: describes how to prepare and load new and update submissions.
- Submission formats: Trace Archive currently accepts data in the following formats:
- Assembly Archive: links the raw sequence information found in the Trace Archive with assembly information found in publicly available sequence repositories (GenBank/EMBL/DDBJ).