13-NCBI.pdf - NCBI SRV 1 \u2022 The National Center for Biotechnology Information(NCBI is part of the United States National Library of Medicine(NLM a

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NCBI SRV 1
The National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) is part of the United States National Library of Medicine (NLM), a branch of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) The NCBI is located in Bethesda, Maryland and was founded in 1988 NCBI is directed by David Lipman , one of the original authors of the BLAST sequence alignment program SRV 2
The NCBI houses a series of db relevant to biotechnology and biomedicine All these db are available online through the Entrez search engine NCBI also provides the Reference Sequence Collection , a map of the human genome , and a taxonomy browser The NCBI has software tools, for example, BLAST NCBI coordinates with the National Cancer Institute to provide the Cancer Genome Anatomy Project SRV 3