Installing and configuring CMap

Curr Protoc Bioinformatics. 2007 Mar;Chapter 9:Unit 9.8. doi: 10.1002/0471250953.bi0908s17.


CMap is a Web-based tool for viewing comparisons between biological maps of different types. It allows for correspondences to be displayed between maps as disparate as genetic and physical maps. The protocols in this unit comprise a guide to installing, configuring, and importing data into CMap.

MeSH terms

  • Algorithms
  • Chromosome Mapping / methods*
  • Computer Graphics
  • DNA / genetics*
  • Database Management Systems
  • Databases, Genetic*
  • Information Storage and Retrieval / methods*
  • Internet
  • Sequence Alignment / methods*
  • Sequence Analysis, DNA / methods*
  • Sequence Homology, Nucleic Acid
  • Software*
  • User-Computer Interface*


  • DNA