Informs about the hepatitis virus. The HVDB contents come from three resources: HCV, HBV, and HEV. This database contains all the public entries of these three resources and provides the “map information” that can be used to locate a given entry on the reference sequence. Users can retrieve all the entries that cover a specific region by referring to the “map information”. For a given region, the database system retrieves the entries and clips the sequences that match the region.
Department of Clinical Molecular Informative Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan; Gene Function Research Laboratory, Center for Information Biology and DNA Data Bank of Japan, National Institute of Genetics, Mishima, Japan
HVDB funding source(s)
Supported by a Grant-in Aid for the Publication of Scientific Research Results (No. 168111) and a Grant-in Aid for Scientific Research, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science.