Good alignment program?

Michael Douglas mpdougla at syr.edu
Thu Jan 16 19:55:13 EST 1997


In article <32d60e1d.887692 at news.kth.se> ev-michael at nrm.se (Mike Noreen) writes:
>From: ev-michael at nrm.se (Mike Noreen)
>Subject: Good alignment program?
>Date: Fri, 10 Jan 1997 10:09:04 GMT

>As an aside I've tried DNAStar and AssemblyLign, and found them
>lacking. The DNAStar package accepted few and obscure file formats
>(and couldn't export in any other format than its own proprietary
>format), so one had to jump through multiple hoops to get the
>sequences in, and then could do nothing with them once they were
>aligned. 

For what it's worth, I talked with DNAstar tech people regarding the inability 
to adjust the "aligned" sequences in their megalign program....if enough 
people complain it surely will be a feature in the next version...



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