Genbank comparison

Cornelius Krasel krasel at
Fri Nov 25 11:24:10 EST 1994

Marc Goldstein (ez001427 at wrote:
> I typically use the PILEUP program from the Wisconsin GCG package.  If 
> you don't have that available at your site, there may be public domain 
> programs that can help you out.  I'll try to find out and post their 
> locations

> Lol Maret (lmaret at wrote:
> : Hi Mol biologists,  Does anyone know how to compare the sequence homology 
> : between 3 different genes using genbank online?  I have accessed Genbank 
> : to search for sequences, but would like to find the % homology for three 
> : ADH genes from different plants.  I would appreciate any help or 
> : suggestions. Replies may be mailed to me directly or posted. Thanks in 
> : advance. Lol :-)

One program in the public domain which does multiple alignments is ClustalV.
Available e.g. from for PC and Unix (and Mac?).


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