The generic genome browser: a building block for a model organism system database.

@article{Stein2002TheGG,
  title={The generic genome browser: a building block for a model organism system database.},
  author={Lincoln Stein and Chris J. Mungall and Shengqiang Shu and Michael Caudy and Marco Mangone and Allen Day and Elizabeth Nickerson and Jason E. Stajich and Todd W. Harris and Adrian Arva and Suzanna E. Lewis},
  journal={Genome research},
  year={2002},
  volume={12 10},
  pages={
          1599-610
        }
}
The Generic Model Organism System Database Project (GMOD) seeks to develop reusable software components for model organism system databases. In this paper we describe the Generic Genome Browser (GBrowse), a Web-based application for displaying genomic annotations and other features. For the end user, features of the browser include the ability to scroll and zoom through arbitrary regions of a genome, to enter a region of the genome by searching for a landmark or performing a full text search of… 

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