7.008. Does the International Bureau recommend any software for the preparation of sequence listings in electronic format? The electronic form of a sequence listing should preferably be created by dedicated software such as “PatentIn” (see paragraph 5.104).
7.009. The diskette or any other electronic carrier that is acceptable to the competent International Searching Authority must have a label permanently affixed thereto on which has been typed, or hand-printed in block capitals, the name of the applicant, the title of the invention, a reference number, the date on which the data were recorded, the computer operating system and the name of the competent Authority. If the diskette or any other electronic carrier that is acceptable to the competent Authority is submitted after the date of filing of an application, the labels must also include the filing date of the application and the application number.
Date retrieved: 02 November 2015