Freeware to detect small repeats in a sequence

Anders Gorm Pedersen gorm at
Mon Nov 13 05:04:12 EST 2000

Mathieu Ingouff wrote:

> I would like to see if i have small repeats (ca 50 bp, I know its
> sequence from others genes) in the 5'UTR of my genes.  With Clustlaw it
> only show the best alignment. Is there any freeware for Mac where we can
> play with the degeneracy...or gaps.....and get the different
> possibilities.

You might find the Tandem Repeats Finder useful:


Anders Gorm Pedersen, Ph.D. (gorm at
Technical University of Denmark

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