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Table 3 Galaxy datatypes used or defined

From: NCBI BLAST+ integrated into Galaxy

Galaxy datatype Type Description
tabular Built-in Tab-separated plain text table, used as default BLAST+ output
text Built-in Plain text, used for human-readable BLAST+ output
html Built-in Webpage, used for human-readable BLAST+ output with hyperlinks
blastxml Add-on BLAST XML output
blastdbn Add-on BLAST database of nucleotide sequences, e.g., for BLASTN
blastdbp Add-on BLAST database of protein sequences, e.g., for BLASTP
blastdbd Add-on BLAST database of protein domain PSSMs, e.g., for RPS-BLAST
maskinfo-asn1 Add-on BLAST masking information files as text ASN.1
maskinfo-asn1-binary Add-on BLAST masking information files as binary ASN.1
  1. Each row lists a separate Galaxy datatype, either available from the Galaxy Tool Shed [9] or already built into Galaxy