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Version: 2008-06-24 (ubuntu - 08/07/09)

Section: 3 (Bibliothèques de fonctions)


Bio::DB::EUtilities::egquery - counts for a global query of Entrez databases


     my $egquery = Bio::DB::EUtilities->new(
                                      -eutil    => 'egquery',
                                      -term     => 'dihydroorotase'
     print $egquery->get_response->content;


EGQuery provides Entrez database counts in XML for a single search using NCBI's Global Query. No further parsing of the XML data is processed at this time.

NCBI EGQuery Parameters

The following are a general list of parameters that can be used to take advantage of EGQuery. Up-to-date help for EGQuery is available at this URL (the information below is a summary of the options found there):
Search term or phrase with or without Boolean operators. This can use search field descriptions and tags (Note: these may be database specific and are better used with ESearch.


Mailing Lists

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Reporting Bugs

Report bugs to the Bioperl bug tracking system to help us keep track the bugs and their resolution. Bug reports can be submitted via the web.


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The rest of the documentation details each of the object methods. Internal methods are usually preceded with a _


  Title   : parse_response
  Usage   : $db->_parse_response($content)
  Function: parse out response for cookie
  Returns : empty
  Args    : none
  Throws  : 'unparseable output exception'