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Database Description

The aim of this initiative is to develop a web-accessible and quality-controlled nucleotide database for the WHO Laboratory Network.
This database is used as a tool to track rubella sequence diversity and monitor elimination of virus strains.

This database currently (2018-01-16 19:27:33 +0000) contains 2228 viral sequences.

The quality of all submitted sequences is checked before depositing in the database. We also provide tools:


Citing RubeNS


If you use data from RubeNS, please cite the database and ensure that you have permission from the submitters for any data that you use.