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Response Limit and Skip Pages

This functionality allows e.g. the limited retrieval of a subset of samples from large or general cancer types, or the "paging" through consecutive sample groups for partitioned data retrieval.

The Response Limit (API parameter limit) sets the maximum number of returned samples, to change it from the internal default of 20001. Typical use cases here are the speeding-up of data visualization by selecting a smaller subset (e.g. 200) for large expected returns, or the successive paging through large result sets.

With Skip Pages (API parameter skip) - in combinations with a Response Limit - one can retrieve different parts of a large response; e.g. skip=2 with limit=100 will return samples 201-300.


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