BAliBASE: a benchmark alignment database for the evaluation of multiple alignment programs

Bioinformatics. 1999 Jan;15(1):87-8. doi: 10.1093/bioinformatics/15.1.87.


Summary: BAliBASE is a database of manually refined multiple sequence alignments categorized by core blocks of conservation sequence length, similarity, and the presence of insertions and N/C-terminal extensions.

Availability: From http://www-igbmc.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Algorithms
  • Benchmarking
  • Data Display
  • Sequence Alignment*
  • Software*