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lambda2 - Lambda, the Local Aligner for Massive Biological DataA


Lambda is a local aligner optimized for many query sequences and searches in protein space. It is compatible to BLAST, but much faster than BLAST and many other comparable tools.

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The sub-program to execute. See below. One of searchp, searchn, mkindexp, and mkindexn.

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searchp – Perform a protein search (BLASTP, BLASTX, TBLASTN, TBLASTX).

searchn – Perform a nucleotide search (BLASTN, MEGABLAST).

mkindexp – Create an index for protein searches.

mkindexn – Create an index for nucleotide searches.

To view the help page for a specific command, simply run 'lambda command --help'.

lambda2 Copyright: 2013-2019 Hannes Hauswedell, released under the GNU AGPL v3 (or later); 2016-2019 Knut Reinert and Freie Universität Berlin, released under the 3-clause-BSDL
SeqAn Copyright: 2006-2015 Knut Reinert, FU-Berlin; released under the 3-clause BSDL.
In your academic works please cite: Hauswedell et al (2014); doi: 10.1093/bioinformatics/btu439
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Jun 8 2019 lambda2 2.0.0