strider program

Richard J. Reece richard.reece at
Thu Jun 13 04:01:46 EST 1996

In article <4pnafi$ert at>, RUTH MCMAHON
<RMCMAHON at> wrote:

> I have just realised that the strider program I am using ignores any 
> base other than GATC, and I have had sequences with S, W or Y in it, 
> which obviously leads to the wrong number of base pairs, and possibly 
> incorrect restriction maps. Is this because I am using an old 
> version, or is this an unchangeable part of the proogram setup?
> Thanks, 
> Ruth.

You need to open a "DNA Degenerate" file.  This option should be under New
in the File menu.  You will then be able to paste in degenerate DNA

Richard J. Reece,
School of Biological Sciences,
The University of Manchester,
Manchester M13 9PT

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