uspto.gov
Skip over navigation

Genetic Sequences

AMINO ACIDS

Database /File Name File extension Description

*Pending_Patents_AA_New

*Pending_Patents_AA_Main

.rapn

.rapm

Created by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for internal use.  Information in this database is confidential.  Contains sequences from all pending applications that have valid Computer Readable Formats (CRF).

*Published_Applications_AA_New

*Published_Applications_AA_Main

.rapbn

.rapbm

Created by the USPTO for internal use.  Sequences from US published applications.

 

*Issued_Patents_AA .rai Created by the USPTO for internal use. Sequences from US patent grants
PIR (Protein Information Resource) .rpr Created by the National Biomedical Research Foundation at Georgetown University in collaboration with Martinsried Institute for Protein Sequences, Max Planck Institute for Biochemistry, Martinsried, Germany and the Japan International Protein Information Database, Science University of Tokyo. 
UniProt (Universal Protein Resource) .rup Created by merging the information contained in Swiss-Prot, TrEMBL, and PIR as a central repository of protein sequence and function.  Self-described as “the world's most comprehensive catalog of information on proteins.”
A_Geneseq

.rag

 

 

 

Created by Derwent from sequences of patents in the Derwent World Patents Index, including sequences not publicly provided in electronic format

 

 

 

NUCLEIC ACIDS

Database/File Name

File extension

 

Database Description
*Pending_Patents_NA_New  *Pending_Patents_NA_Main

.rnpn

.rnpm

Created by USPTO for internal use.  Information in this database is confidential.  Contains sequences from all pending applications that have valid CRF. 
*Published_Applications_NA_New *Published_Applications_NA_Main

.rnpbn

.rnpbm

Created by USPTO for internal use.  Sequences from US published applications.
*Issued_Patents_NA .rni Created by USPTO for internal use.  Sequences from US patent grants.
EST (Expressed Sequence Tags) .rst

Created by National Center for Biotechnology Information as part of the GenBank database.  Contains sequence data and other information on “single-pass” cDNA sequences, or Expressed Sequence Tags, from a number of organisms.

 

GenEmbl .rge

Combines GenBank, EMBL, and DDBJ information into one database for comprehensive nucleic acid searching.

 

N_Geneseq .rng Created by Derwent from sequences of patents in the Derwent World Patents Index, including sequences not publicly provided in electronic format

* Interference databases

Disclaimer

Links to Web sites are to information created and maintained by other public and private organizations.  This information is provided solely as a service to our users.  These links do not constitute endorsement of any organization by the United States Patent and Trademark Office or federal government, and none should be inferred.  Please be aware we do not control or guarantee accuracy, relevancy, timeliness, availability or completeness of this information.  Further, the inclusion of links to particular items is not intended to reflect their importance, nor is it intended to endorse any views expressed, products or services offered by author of reference or organization operating Web site on which reference is maintained.

United States Patent and Trademark Office
This page is owned by Scientific and Technical Information Center.
Last Modified: 1/27/2010 11:11:12 AM