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From: Fields, Christopher J <cjfields <at> illinois.edu>
Subject: Re: Taxa Id from blast report
Newsgroups: gmane.comp.lang.perl.bio.general
Date: Thursday 18th April 2013 18:26:13 UTC (over 3 years ago)
On Apr 18, 2013, at 11:48 AM, Peter Cock  wrote:

> On Thu, Apr 18, 2013 at 5:32 PM, shalabh sharma
>  wrote:
>> Hey Peter,
>>       Thanks a lot, I really appreciate it. I wanted these things
>> implemented in blast from long time.
>> 
>> Thanks
>> Shalabh
> 
> Me too. You can get the descriptions from the plain text BLAST or
> XML output already of course, but they're not so nice to work with.
> 
> Peter

NCBI has been much more receptive of user input over the last several
years, much more so than in the past.  I understand the reasoning for
dropping BLAST support (though there were definitely needless bumps in that
process).

chris
 
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