Web-based Sequence Analysis: BLAST I


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Web-based Sequence Analysis: BLAST I
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BASIC LOCAL ALIGNMENT SEARCH TOOL (BLAST) BLAST is a database search tool, developed and maintained primarily by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). The web-based tool is available at http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/BLAST/. The BLAST suite of programs has been designed to find high scoring local alignments between sequences, without compromising the speed of such searches. BLAST uses a heuristic algorithm which seeks local as opposed to global alignments an…
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Harshawardhan P. Bal: Bioinformatics: Principles and Applications. Web-based Sequence Analysis: BLAST I, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2005), AccessEngineering Export