UCSC, TSS for known genes


Transcription start sites inferred form hg19 KnownGenes track from UCSC Genome Browser.


Data available at: http://genome.ucsc.edu/cgi-bin/hgTables
Input file formats : GTF


From Human Feb. 2009 (GRCh37/hg19) Assembly

Filename Description Feature GEO-ID
1 ucsc_promoter_list.sga TSS from UCSC known genes TSS -

Technical Notes

Table was downloaded in March 2014 with the following attributes: hg19.knownGene, hg19.ensemblSource, hg19.kgXref, hg19.knownToEnsembl, hg19.refSeqStatus, hg19.spMrna.
Genes were retained if annotated as "protein coding" or if they had a protein ID or a refSeq status.


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