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FASTA format - No funny characters!!

Francois Jeanmougin pingouin at crystal.u-strasbg.fr
Fri Nov 6 09:21:35 EST 1998


In article <2D3428FD6CDFD111A72800104B2351B7242870 at weebo.cadus.com>,
	John.Ledwith at CADUS.COM ("Ledwith, John") writes:
> As long as we are talking about it...
> 
> I cannot count how many times I have come across a FASTA header with a
> ">" in the middle of it.  Can we please not let this happen anymore?
> PLEASE?!?!?

	Well, I think that this is used in e-mail adresses and
	sometimes in clone numbering, but, anyway, you just have
	to check ^> and not *>

					François.
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