608.05(c) Submissions of Biological Sequence Listings as ASCII Files [R-10.2019]
Filing of biological sequence information on compact disc or in text format via EFS-Web is now permitted in lieu of filing on paper. See MPEP § 608.05. See also MPEP § 2422.03 for compact disc filings and MPEP § 2422.03(a) for sequence listings submitted as ASCII text files via EFS-Web. See also MPEP § 502.05 and the EFS-Web Legal Framework (www.uspto.gov/patents-application-process/ filing-online/legal-framework-efs-web) for submissions via EFS-Web.