A new version 3.1 of MacPattern is available from the EMBL servers.
Changes: New statistical analysis option: method of Eguchi & Seto to find
the most "dissimilar" region of a protein sequence, incl. graphical output;
Support for GenBank format; Automatic re-opening of index files on startup.
MacPattern is a program for the Apple Macintosh to perform PROSITE pattern
searches, BLOCKS block profile searches, and statistical analyses of
protein and translated nucleotide sequences, thus complementing standard
sequence analysis tools.
To get a copy:
1) use anonymous ftp to ftp.embl-heidelberg.de and get
2) or use email and send a message to netserv at embl-heidelberg.de, including
the line "get mac_software:macpattern.hqx".
EMBL Data Library
Fuchs at EMBL-Heidelberg.DE