This track shows known protein-coding and non-protein-coding genes
for organisms other than human, taken from the NCBI RNA reference
sequences collection (RefSeq). The data underlying this track are
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The color shading indicates the level of review the RefSeq record has
undergone: predicted (light), provisional (medium), reviewed (dark).
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The RNAs were aligned against the human genome using blat; those
with an alignment of less than 15% were discarded. When a single RNA aligned
in multiple places, the alignment having the highest base identity was
identified. Only alignments having a base identity level within 0.5% of
the best and at least 25% base identity with the genomic sequence were kept.
This track was produced at UCSC from RNA sequence data
generated by scientists worldwide and curated by the
NCBI RefSeq project.
BLAT--the BLAST-like alignment tool.
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Landrum MJ, McGarvey KM et al.
RefSeq: an update on mammalian reference sequences.
Nucleic Acids Res. 2014 Jan;42(Database issue):D756-63.
PMID: 24259432; PMC: PMC3965018
Pruitt KD, Tatusova T, Maglott DR.
NCBI Reference Sequence (RefSeq): a curated non-redundant sequence database of genomes, transcripts and proteins.
Nucleic Acids Res. 2005 Jan 1;33(Database issue):D501-4.
PMID: 15608248; PMC: PMC539979