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This document specifies information metadata, auxiliary fields, SAM interoperability, protection metadata and programming interfaces of genomic information. It defines:

— metadata storage and interpretation for the different encapsulation levels as specified in ISO/IEC 23092-1 (in Clause 6);

— protection elements providing confidentiality, integrity and privacy rules at the different encapsulation levels specified in ISO/IEC 23092-1 (in Clause 7);

— how to associate auxiliary fields to encoded reads (in Clause 8);

— mechanisms for backward compatibility with existing SAM content, and exportation to this format (in Annex C);

— interfaces to access genomic information coded in compliance with ISO/IEC 23092-1 and ISO/IEC 23092-2 (in subclause 8.1).

General information

  • Status :  Published
    Publication date : 2020-03
  • Edition : 1
    Number of pages : 88
  • :
    ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 29
    Coding of audio, picture, multimedia and hypermedia information
  • 35.040.99
    Other standards related to information coding

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