Molecular Biotechnology

, Volume 3, Issue 1, pp 37–45 | Cite as

DNA strider

An inexpensive sequence analysis package for the Macintosh
  • Susan E. Douglas


DNA Strider is a user-friendly Macintosh program designed for analysis of molecular sequence data. The program shows great versatility in choice of genetic codes, restriction enzymes, algorithms for hydropathy plots, and interconversion between types of sequence data. It is very straightforward and interacts well with other sequence and phylogenetic analysis packages, importing and exporting data easily. The graphic outputs can be used directly for manuscript-quality figures, or exported to more sophisticated text or graphic programs.

Index Entries

Restriction map amino acid usage hydropathy plot translation open reading frame 


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© Humana Press Inc 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Susan E. Douglas
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  1. 1.Institute for Marine BiosciencesNational Research Council CanadaHalifaxCanada

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