Accession Number


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Accession Number

Bioinformatics A unique alphanumeric character set which is assigned to each entry in a database to unambiguously identify that particular record. An accession number is given to a nucleic acid sequence when submitted to a DNA repository—e.g., GenBank, EMBL, DDBJ, SWISS-PROT.
Examples MGI accession IDs, GenBank accession IDs, MedLine accession IDs 
Lab medicine A unique alphanumeric character set which is assigned to each specimen processed in a laboratory and which is generally of lesser importance than the patient information, except in the case of timed specimens.
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The sequence of this fragment is deposited in GenBank under accession number JX888464.
When an accession number has not yet been assigned (eg, frozen sections or intraprocedural consultations), laboratories should label the blocks and slides with at least 2 patient identifiers, 1 of which is the patient name.
In addition to this, the data can be accessed through the DENVirDB accession number.
Two major limitations identified with the KNUST Library accession register were that there was a huge gap of unassigned accession numbers and also it did not contain certain details such as title, name of publisher, number of copies of books etc.
Material examined: SOUTH AFRICA: KwaZulu-Natal: 36 specimens and 8 eggs, TPGR, in foliose lichens on Acacia trees (SMLA accession numbers 9340, 9346, 9356, 9357; NMSA accession number 9347).
Accession numbers of ErbB2 ligands Protein Accession number EGF NP_001954 HRG-[alpha] NP_039258 HRG-[beta] NP_039250 TGF-[alpha] NP_003227 Betacellulin NP_001720 Amphiregulin NP_001648
The fifth group was made up of two samples collected in the province of Guainia: accession number 250, determined as C.
Throughout the Visible Storage/Study Center, select objects will be highlighted with in-depth information on wall labels, but most works will be identified only by the museum identifying accession number.
The 587-bp consensus sequence (Genbank accession number AY582746) obtained from four sequencing runs on the DNA extracted in Tampa from the Chilean carcass was 100% identical to the mitochondrial nad2 gene sequence of P.
For availability and ordering information, contact the NIC Information Center at 800-877-1461 and reference accession number 018017.