Schema elements previously developed as part of various GA4GH efforts had been assembled in the SchemaBlocks demonstrator. Those schemas and documentation will be re-implemented in this space.

Additional information about data formats can be found on the GA4GH::Metadata site.

Identifiers and CURIEs

One of the GA4GH conventions is to use CURIEs as (external) identifiers.

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Genome Coordinates

This documentation needs to be edited, to represent the GA4GH convention of using “… 0-based, inclusive coordinates”.

For now please see

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Dates & Times

Date and time formats are specified as ISO8601 compatible strings, both for time points as well as for intervals and durations.

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