.BED File Extension

.BED File Extension

File Type

UCSC BED Annotation Track File

Developer UCSC
Popularity
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Category Data Files
Format Text

What is a BED file?

Tab-delimited text file that stores genome annotation track data in the UCSC (University of California, Santa Cruz) BED format; used in human and animal bioinformatics research; can be uploaded and processed on the UCSC Genome Browser webpage.

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Updated August 20, 2012

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