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Diamond is a new high-throughput program for aligning DNA reads or protein sequences against a protein reference database such as NR, at up to 20,000 times the speed of BLAST, with high sensitivity.
See which versions of diamond are available:
$ module avail diamond
$ module load diamond/0.8.27
Notes from the sysadmin during installation:
$ cd /tmp/ $ wget https://github.com/bbuchfink/diamond/releases/download/v0.8.27/diamond-linux64.tar.gz $ tar -xvf diamond-linux64.tar.gz $ sudo mkdir -p /export/apps/diamond/0.8.27/ $ sudo cp diamond diamond_manual.pdf /export/apps/diamond/0.8.27/