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Nucleotide to Protein BLAST (blastx)
Request a New BLAST
Enter one or more queries in the top text box or use the browse button to upload a file from your local disk. The file may contain a single sequence or a list of sequences. In both cases, the data must be in
Show an Example Sequence
Enter FASTA sequence(s)
Enter query sequence(s) in the text area.
Or upload your own query FASTA:
The file should be a plain-text FASTA (.fasta, .fna, .fa, .fas) file. In other words, it cannot have formatting as is the case with MS Word (.doc, .docx) or Rich Text Format (.rtf). It cannot be greater than
Don't forget to press the Upload button before attempting to submit your BLAST.
Choose Search Target
Choose from one of the
BLAST databases listed below.
Select a Dataset
Max target sequences:
Select the maximum number of aligned sequences to display
e-Value (Expected Threshold)
Expected number of chance matches in a random model. This number should be give in a decimal format.
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The length of the seed that initiates an alignment
Max matches in a query range
Limit the number of matches to a query range. This option is useful if many strong matches to one part of a query may prevent BLAST from presenting weaker matches to another part of the query.
Assigns a score for aligning pairs of residues, and determines overall alignment score..