Frequently Asked Questions

How do I ____________________________ ?

Why is everything downloaded to my laptop?

Where is the downloaded data placed?

Can I modify files in the .ADB directory?

Why does downloading Chromosome 1 from the human genome take so long?

Why does downloading of SNP information take so long?

Why are you using the http protocol instead of ftp for downloading?

Will my edited or added models show up in my searches?

Why do I have to select a species before I can include models from homologous proteins in my search?

What is the difference between a PWM and a PSAM?

What are the differences between PWMs, PSAMs, FSAMs, and pHMMs?

What is the difference between in vivo (e.g. ChIP-seq) and in vitro (e.g. SELEX-seq) binding assays?

What are the differences between all the different in vitro binding assays?