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Library Classes: Sequence Similarity Searching

This class provides researchers with the fundamentals of BLAST sequence searching and multiple sequence alignment.

By the end of this class, the user will be able to:

  • Locate nucleotide or amino acid sequences and select the correct format for BLAST
  • Understand the fundamental functionality of a BLAST search and how the scoring matrix affects the search
  • Know the difference between BLAST and BLink
  • Be able to perform BLAST, PSI-BLAST and multiple sequence alignments

This class is approximately 1.5 hours long.

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Sequence Similarity Searching

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