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GA4GH htsget API

The GA4GH htsget API is a genomic data retrieval specification that allows users to download and read data for subsections of the genome in which they are interested. This data retrieval tool bridges existing genomics bulk data transfers to a client-server with some features that includes: Incumbent data formats, Multiple server implementations, Multiple use cases and more. The Global Alliance for Genomics and Health is an international coalition, formed to enable the sharing of genomic and clinical data.