ClinVar Annotations

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Annotations from ClinVar were loaded into Google Genomics for use in sample annotation pipelines. This data reflects the state of ClinVar at a particular point in time.

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Each of the annotation sets listed below was imported into the API from the source files. The source files are also mirrored in Google Cloud Storage.

ClinVar (downloaded 2/5/2015 10:18AM PST):


A number of ClinVar entries were omitted during ingestion due to data incompatibility with the Google Genomics API.

  • 14737 were aligned to NCBI36, which the Google Genomics API does not currently support.
  • 5952 did not specify a reference assembly.
  • 1324 were labeled as insertions but did not specify the inserted bases.
  • 220 were labeled as SNPs, but did not specify an alternate base.
  • 148 were larger than 100MBp.

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