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MAFFT version 7

Multiple alignment program for amino acid or nucleotide sequences

Mac OS X version

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Installation

  1. Open the .pkg file and follow the installer's instructions.
  2. Add /usr/local/bin/ to your command-search path (Mostly unnecessary on MacOSX 10.5-10.12).

Usage

  1. Copy an input file (example) into your 'Home' folder (Finder → PLACES → your_username).
  2. Open a Terminal window (Finder → Applications → Utilities → Terminal).
  3. Type
    % mafft input.txt > output.txt
    

    The full path name (/usr/local/bin/) may be necessary, if it is not in your command-search path.

    % /usr/local/bin/mafft input.txt > output.txt
    

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