How to install and load the Identifier Mapping Service with data needed for gene-to-variant and variant-to-gene

Tutorial describing how a BridgeDb Identifier Mapping Database (IMS) service can be started and used for gene-variant mapping. It explains how to download the IMS Docker and identifier mapping databases (link sets), load the link sets, and test the web interface.

Keywords: ELIXIR RIR, BridgeDb


Additional information

Target audience: Biologists

Resource type: Tutorial

Authors: Friederike Ehrhart, Jonathan Mélius, Egon Willighagen

Scientific topics: Genomics, Genetic variation

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