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ready CLUSTAL-W Alignment Format

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CLUSTAL-W Alignment Format is a simple text-based format, often with a *.aln file extension, used for the input and output of DNA or protein sequences into the Clustal suite of multiple alignment programs.

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CLUSTAL W: improving the sensitivity of progressive multiple sequence alignment through sequence weighting, position-specific gap penalties and weight matrix choice.

Thompson JD,Higgins DG,Gibson TJ
Nucleic Acids Res 1994

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