MacPattern v3.5 available

Rainer Fuchs rainer_fuchs at
Wed Jul 10 06:25:58 EST 1996

Version 3.5 of MacPattern is now available from or from

Only a few significant changes:
- Fat binary, i.e., runs native on PPC and 68K Macs.
- Now supports position-specific scoring matrices using pseudo-count method
  as used in BLOCKS Release 8
- Results are now linked back to database entries (new Go To command)

MacPattern is a Macintosh application for protein pattern searches (using
PROSITE) and block profile searches (using BLOCKS).

Rainer Fuchs, Ph.D.                       Group Leader Bioinformatics
Glaxo Wellcome Inc.                       Email: rainer_fuchs at
5 Moore Drive                             Phone: +1 (919) 483-4434
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709          Fax:   +1 (919) 483-0659

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