Kangaroo - A pattern-matching program for biological sequences Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cell Transformation, Viral
  • Epstein-Barr Virus Infections
  • Gastrointestinal Microbiome
  • Helicobacter Infections
  • Helicobacter pylori
  • Herpesvirus 4, Human
  • Stomach Neoplasms

abstract

  • A low-level simple pattern-matching application can prove to be a useful tool in many research settings. For example, Kangaroo was used to identify potential genetic targets in a human colorectal cancer variant that is characterized by a high frequency of mutations in coding regions containing mononucleotide repeats.

publication date

  • July 31, 2002

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1186/1471-2105-3-20

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 20

volume

  • 3