Frequently asked questions

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How are genomic coordinates defined?

Genomic coordinates are directly related to the reference genome, and include the chromosome name, start position, and end position in the following format: chr1:1234570-1234870.

For more information about genomic coordinates and reference genomes, see our Glossary of common genetic and bioinformatic terms.