free or cheap homology programs

Dan Jacobson danj at
Fri Apr 2 11:54:52 EST 1993

In article <1pe5u4INNbe5 at> robert at (Robert Coelen) writes:
>Can anyone tell me which of the major Nucleic Acid database
>interrogation programs, available for Unix boxes, are FOC or relatively
>cheap for a university environment ??

FastA and Blast are two of the more common ones - both are available for
free by anonymous ftp.

FastA from in the pub/fasta/ directory.

Blast from in the pub/blast directory.

Best of luck,

Dan Jacobson

danj at

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