makenucseq(1) Create random nucleotide sequences


makenucseq -codonfile codon -amount integer -length integer [-useinsert toggle] -insert string -start integer -makeseq seqoutall
makenucseq -help



is a command line program from EMBOSS ("the European Molecular Biology Open Software Suite"). It is part of the "Edit" command group(s).


Input section

-codonfile codon

Optional codon usage file. Nucleotide sequences will be created as triplets matching the frequencies in the file, with the end trimmed to be in the correct reading frame.

Required section

-amount integer

Default value: 100

-length integer

Default value: 100

-useinsert toggle

Default value: N

-insert string

String that is inserted into sequence

-start integer

Default value: 1

Output section

-makeseq seqoutall


Bugs can be reported to the Debian Bug Tracking system (, or directly to the EMBOSS developers (


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