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Entries from January 2012

Mapping KEGG organism codes to NCBI RefSeq Ids

January 17th, 2012 No Comments

I was working on a problem today that required matching up the 3-letter codes KEGG uses for identifying genomes to the NCBI RefSeq codes used for DNA molecules in the genomes I’m working with (e.g. NC_031415). Because I couldn’t find such a mapping file I had to do it myself. Here’s how. First, I use […]