Database Builder

Depending on your internet connection, it takes a few seconds to download the content and open the Database Builder (figure 15.5).

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Figure 15.5: Search, filter and select assemblies to download.

Assemblies that match the criteria from the Download Custom Microbial Reference Database tool will be pre-selected, indicated by a "Yes" in the Included column.

The Database Builder table contains additional columns with metadata based on information from GenBank, Use the Database Builder functionality described below to customize and define the reference set to be downloaded.

Use the filtering options located at the top right to filter the table. For information on how to use the simple and advanced table filters, see

From the Side Panel on the right, the following option is available:

Below the table you find buttons for quick selection, including or excluding rows, and download of selected reference subset: