Toolkit: GenBank s 350-kb Limit Will Be History by July: What Do You Need to Know? | GenomeWeb

The next release of GenBank, EMBL, and DDBJ — expected before the end of June — will do away with a 350-kilobase limit on the sequence length of records that has been in place since 1995. The limit was imposed at a time when the emergence of megabase-scale sequences threatened to break existing bioinformatics software tools.

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