prophet

 

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Function

Scan one or more sequences with a Gribskov or Henikoff profile

Description

prophet scans one or more sequences with the supplied Gribskov or Henikoff profile (produced by prophecy). It writes the the highest-scoring (gapped) alignment for each sequence to file, which includes the score for the match. Gap opening coefficient and gap extension coefficient must be specified.

Algorithm

prophet does NOT use the 'simple frequency matrices' produced by prophecy. If you have a 'simple frequency matrix'you should use the program profit to scan sequences.

Usage

Here is a sample session with prophet


% prophet 
Scan one or more sequences with a Gribskov or Henikoff profile
Input sequence(s): tsw:h*
Profile or weight matrix file: globins.gribskov
Gap opening coefficient [1.0]: 
Gap extension coefficient [1.0]: 
Output alignment [hba_human.prophet]: 

Go to the input files for this example
Go to the output files for this example

Command line arguments

   Standard (Mandatory) qualifiers:
  [-sequence]          seqall     Sequence(s) filename and optional format, or
                                  reference (input USA)
  [-infile]            infile     Profile or weight matrix file
   -gapopen            float      [1.0] Gap opening coefficient (Number from
                                  0.000 to 100.000)
   -gapextend          float      [1.0] Gap extension coefficient (Number from
                                  0.000 to 100.000)
  [-outfile]           align      [*.prophet] Output alignment file name

   Additional (Optional) qualifiers: (none)
   Advanced (Unprompted) qualifiers: (none)
   Associated qualifiers:

   "-sequence" associated qualifiers
   -sbegin1            integer    Start of each sequence to be used
   -send1              integer    End of each sequence to be used
   -sreverse1          boolean    Reverse (if DNA)
   -sask1              boolean    Ask for begin/end/reverse
   -snucleotide1       boolean    Sequence is nucleotide
   -sprotein1          boolean    Sequence is protein
   -slower1            boolean    Make lower case
   -supper1            boolean    Make upper case
   -sformat1           string     Input sequence format
   -sdbname1           string     Database name
   -sid1               string     Entryname
   -ufo1               string     UFO features
   -fformat1           string     Features format
   -fopenfile1         string     Features file name

   "-outfile" associated qualifiers
   -aformat3           string     Alignment format
   -aextension3        string     File name extension
   -adirectory3        string     Output directory
   -aname3             string     Base file name
   -awidth3            integer    Alignment width
   -aaccshow3          boolean    Show accession number in the header
   -adesshow3          boolean    Show description in the header
   -ausashow3          boolean    Show the full USA in the alignment
   -aglobal3           boolean    Show the full sequence in alignment

   General qualifiers:
   -auto               boolean    Turn off prompts
   -stdout             boolean    Write first file to standard output
   -filter             boolean    Read first file from standard input, write
                                  first file to standard output
   -options            boolean    Prompt for standard and additional values
   -debug              boolean    Write debug output to program.dbg
   -verbose            boolean    Report some/full command line options
   -help               boolean    Report command line options. More
                                  information on associated and general
                                  qualifiers can be found with -help -verbose
   -warning            boolean    Report warnings
   -error              boolean    Report errors
   -fatal              boolean    Report fatal errors
   -die                boolean    Report dying program messages

Standard (Mandatory) qualifiers Allowed values Default
[-sequence]
(Parameter 1)
Sequence(s) filename and optional format, or reference (input USA) Readable sequence(s) Required
[-infile]
(Parameter 2)
Profile or weight matrix file Input file Required
-gapopen Gap opening coefficient Number from 0.000 to 100.000 1.0
-gapextend Gap extension coefficient Number from 0.000 to 100.000 1.0
[-outfile]
(Parameter 3)
Output alignment file name Alignment output file <*>.prophet
Additional (Optional) qualifiers Allowed values Default
(none)
Advanced (Unprompted) qualifiers Allowed values Default
(none)

Input file format

prophet reads a GRIBSKOV or a HENIKOFF profile produced by prophecy and searches one or more sequence USAs.

Input files for usage example

'tsw:h*' is a sequence entry in the example protein database 'tsw'

File: globins.gribskov

# Gribskov Protein Profile
# Columns are amino acids A->Z
# Last column is indel penalty
# Rows are alignment positions 1->n
Gribskov
Name		globins
Matrix		pprofile
Length		164
Max_score	645.45
Threshold	75
Gap_open	3.00
Gap_extend	0.30
Consensus	PIVDTGSVVSLSEEELSAVDKAWVKANSVAEVGGHALERGLFASEPMTLEFFDTFKYLSTFDLSKGSADVKAHGKKVLDALGDAVAHLDDLEGTLAALSDLHAHKLKKGVDPVNFKLLSHCLLVVLASHLPGDFTPEVQASMDKFLASVATVLASKYRELGYQG
0.15 0.00 0.03 0.03 0.03 -0.18 0.09 0.06 -0.06 0.00 0.03 -0.09 -0.06 0.00 0.00 0.45 0.09 0.09 0.12 0.09 0.00 0.03 -0.24 0.00 -0.24 0.00 0.87 0.87
0.00 0.00 0.06 -0.06 -0.06 0.18 -0.09 -0.09 0.45 0.00 -0.06 0.24 0.18 -0.09 0.00 -0.06 -0.09 -0.09 -0.03 0.06 0.00 0.33 -0.15 0.00 0.03 0.00 0.87 0.87
0.06 0.00 0.06 -0.06 -0.06 0.06 0.06 -0.09 0.33 0.00 -0.06 0.24 0.18 -0.09 0.00 0.03 -0.06 -0.09 -0.03 0.06 0.00 0.45 -0.24 0.00 -0.03 0.00 0.87 0.87
0.09 0.00 -0.15 0.45 0.30 -0.30 0.18 0.12 -0.06 0.00 0.09 -0.15 -0.12 0.18 0.00 0.03 0.18 0.00 0.06 0.06 0.00 -0.06 -0.33 0.00 -0.15 0.00 0.87 0.87
0.12 0.00 0.06 0.06 0.06 -0.09 0.12 -0.03 0.06 0.00 0.06 -0.03 0.00 0.06 0.00 0.09 -0.03 -0.03 0.09 0.45 0.00 0.06 -0.18 0.00 -0.09 0.00 0.87 0.87
0.18 0.00 0.06 0.18 0.15 -0.18 0.45 -0.06 -0.09 0.00 -0.03 -0.15 -0.09 0.12 0.00 0.09 0.06 -0.09 0.18 0.12 0.00 0.06 -0.30 0.00 -0.18 0.00 0.87 0.87
0.12 0.00 0.18 0.06 0.06 -0.09 0.18 -0.06 -0.03 0.00 0.06 -0.12 -0.09 0.09 0.00 0.12 -0.03 0.03 0.45 0.09 0.00 -0.03 0.09 0.00 -0.12 0.00 0.87 0.87
0.13 0.00 0.13 -0.13 -0.13 0.13 0.13 -0.19 0.69 0.00 -0.13 0.50 0.38 -0.19 0.00 0.06 -0.13 -0.19 -0.06 0.13 0.00 0.94 -0.50 0.00 -0.06 0.00 0.87 0.87
0.59 0.00 -0.06 -0.07 -0.02 0.24 0.31 -0.25 0.68 0.00 -0.20 0.72 0.60 -0.14 0.00 0.14 -0.03 -0.39 0.03 0.23 0.00 0.97 -0.55 0.00 -0.12 0.00 0.87 0.87
0.52 0.00 0.12 0.35 0.35 -0.54 0.38 0.41 -0.22 0.00 0.20 -0.30 -0.22 0.31 0.00 0.76 0.53 0.27 0.61 0.20 0.00 -0.08 -0.38 0.00 -0.48 0.00 0.87 0.87
0.01 0.00 -0.88 -0.10 0.24 0.83 -0.26 -0.04 0.62 0.00 -0.16 1.19 0.96 -0.18 0.00 -0.22 0.11 -0.34 -0.28 -0.02 0.00 0.62 0.07 0.00 0.09 0.00 0.87 0.87
0.54 0.00 0.44 0.37 0.34 -0.45 0.94 -0.20 -0.08 0.00 0.14 -0.40 -0.25 0.35 0.00 0.41 -0.02 -0.08 1.07 0.80 0.00 0.08 -0.38 0.00 -0.51 0.00 0.87 0.87
0.82 0.00 -0.13 0.71 0.92 -0.68 0.80 0.16 -0.20 0.00 0.14 -0.34 -0.20 0.38 0.00 0.56 0.45 -0.09 0.42 0.36 0.00 0.03 -1.13 0.00 -0.61 0.00 0.87 0.87
0.37 0.00 -0.47 0.17 0.38 -0.05 0.14 0.07 -0.26 0.00 0.19 -0.05 -0.22 0.21 0.00 -0.01 0.13 0.35 0.52 0.05 0.00 -0.30 -0.16 0.00 0.01 0.00 0.87 0.87
0.41 0.00 -0.61 0.90 1.26 -0.71 0.55 0.42 0.25 0.00 0.31 0.13 0.15 0.40 0.00 0.26 1.04 0.04 0.05 0.19 0.00 0.49 -1.41 0.00 -0.69 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.13 0.00 -1.04 -0.15 0.01 0.48 -0.39 -0.11 0.51 0.00 0.83 0.99 1.12 -0.01 0.00 -0.10 0.23 0.20 -0.13 0.12 0.00 0.54 0.36 0.00 -0.23 0.00 4.55 4.55
1.00 0.00 0.64 0.24 0.24 -0.41 0.81 -0.30 0.35 0.00 0.13 -0.08 -0.01 0.24 0.00 0.58 -0.09 -0.17 1.23 0.86 0.00 0.56 -0.52 0.00 -0.50 0.00 4.55 4.55
1.09 0.00 -0.33 0.08 0.18 -0.09 0.21 -0.09 0.27 0.00 0.33 0.48 0.58 0.07 0.00 0.55 0.27 -0.09 0.23 0.35 0.00 0.48 -0.45 0.00 -0.42 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.81 0.00 0.28 0.11 0.11 0.02 0.25 0.19 0.96 0.00 -0.14 0.57 0.42 0.00 0.00 0.30 0.09 -0.24 0.04 0.33 0.00 1.16 -1.02 0.00 -0.07 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.18 0.00 -0.48 0.64 0.44 -0.46 0.23 0.20 0.36 0.00 0.51 0.16 0.35 0.23 0.00 0.18 0.36 0.36 0.10 0.44 0.00 0.49 -0.41 0.00 -0.54 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.54 0.00 -0.30 0.00 0.00 -0.24 0.14 -0.11 -0.31 0.00 0.85 -0.20 -0.13 0.31 0.00 0.17 0.07 0.74 1.03 0.20 0.00 -0.32 0.34 0.00 -0.23 0.00 4.55 4.55
1.15 0.00 0.04 0.11 0.19 -0.01 0.45 -0.22 0.41 0.00 0.00 0.45 0.45 0.10 0.00 0.39 0.02 -0.39 0.45 0.98 0.00 0.54 -0.54 0.00 -0.27 0.00 4.55 4.55
-0.59 0.00 -1.37 -0.55 -0.60 0.59 -0.70 0.19 -0.64 0.00 0.77 0.14 -0.34 0.60 0.00 -0.65 -0.10 1.43 0.47 -0.35 0.00 -0.90 1.17 0.00 0.70 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.84 0.00 0.10 0.51 0.46 -0.41 0.84 -0.17 0.76 0.00 -0.08 0.37 0.31 0.10 0.00 0.33 0.15 -0.39 0.23 0.43 0.00 1.25 -1.48 0.00 -0.47 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.29 0.00 -0.79 0.77 1.01 -1.00 0.24 0.34 -0.33 0.00 1.52 -0.50 0.03 0.60 0.00 0.59 0.73 0.81 0.39 0.36 0.00 -0.24 -0.67 0.00 -1.02 0.00 4.55 4.55
1.29 0.00 0.37 -0.04 0.02 -0.05 0.55 -0.31 0.87 0.00 -0.23 0.66 0.50 -0.12 0.00 0.39 -0.09 -0.53 0.21 0.43 0.00 1.26 -1.05 0.00 -0.13 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.85 0.00 0.11 0.82 0.60 -0.46 0.53 0.45 -0.20 0.00 0.14 -0.35 -0.33 1.10 0.00 0.04 0.34 -0.27 0.31 0.28 0.00 -0.17 -0.59 0.00 0.08 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.33 0.00 0.22 0.10 0.10 -0.16 0.27 -0.07 -0.03 0.00 0.06 -0.13 -0.09 0.12 0.00 0.19 0.00 -0.01 0.51 0.15 0.00 0.00 -0.02 0.00 -0.16 0.00 3.49 3.49
-0.07 0.00 -0.59 -0.28 -0.19 0.40 -0.10 -0.08 0.31 0.00 0.12 0.51 0.09 0.08 0.00 -0.22 -0.19 0.46 0.27 0.34 0.00 0.38 -0.15 0.00 0.27 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.76 0.00 0.40 0.62 0.60 -0.23 0.69 0.08 0.07 0.00 -0.05 -0.21 -0.21 0.39 0.00 0.11 0.11 -0.36 0.62 0.32 0.00 0.13 -0.59 0.00 -0.08 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.48 0.00 -0.64 1.07 1.40 -1.00 0.84 0.30 -0.37 0.00 0.92 -0.57 -0.17 0.68 0.00 0.43 0.73 0.33 0.49 0.41 0.00 -0.16 -1.18 0.00 -0.96 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.27 0.00 0.12 0.05 0.05 -0.03 0.22 0.21 0.92 0.00 0.13 0.58 0.47 0.01 0.00 0.26 0.04 -0.02 -0.04 0.63 0.00 1.28 -0.92 0.00 -0.17 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.84 0.00 0.41 0.85 0.73 -0.84 1.99 -0.09 -0.44 0.00 -0.05 -0.76 -0.50 0.65 0.00 0.52 0.30 -0.27 1.16 0.57 0.00 0.17 -1.15 0.00 -0.81 0.00 4.55 4.55
1.04 0.00 0.09 0.88 0.78 -1.00 1.73 -0.04 -0.37 0.00 0.06 -0.56 -0.30 0.60 0.00 0.54 0.72 -0.24 0.69 0.66 0.00 0.20 -1.41 0.00 -0.90 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.22 0.00 -0.42 1.10 1.14 -0.58 0.34 1.15 -0.01 0.00 0.23 -0.17 -0.22 0.63 0.00 0.23 0.76 0.22 -0.01 0.15 0.00 0.11 -1.12 0.00 -0.21 0.00 4.55 4.55
1.40 0.00 0.14 0.65 0.50 -0.62 0.58 0.00 0.39 0.00 0.14 -0.03 0.11 0.28 0.00 0.46 0.32 -0.15 0.40 0.47 0.00 0.44 -1.03 0.00 -0.47 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.15 0.00 -0.45 -0.28 -0.13 0.99 0.18 -0.35 0.98 0.00 -0.42 1.28 1.00 -0.26 0.00 -0.22 -0.18 -0.60 -0.08 0.14 0.00 1.05 -0.09 0.00 0.15 0.00 4.55 4.55


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0.16 0.00 -0.11 0.88 0.64 -0.34 0.31 0.88 -0.34 0.00 0.27 -0.44 -0.47 1.57 0.00 -0.20 0.43 -0.04 0.17 0.13 0.00 -0.41 -0.25 0.00 0.30 0.00 4.55 4.55
-0.40 0.00 -0.34 -1.18 -0.69 1.78 -0.70 -0.11 0.83 0.00 -0.69 1.65 0.86 -0.65 0.00 -0.27 -0.78 -0.56 -0.32 -0.26 0.00 0.50 1.18 0.00 1.21 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.11 0.00 -0.78 0.67 0.83 -1.02 0.09 0.60 -0.41 0.00 1.29 -0.48 0.09 0.52 0.00 0.51 1.05 1.17 0.23 0.13 0.00 -0.33 -0.04 0.00 -1.00 0.00 4.55 4.55
-0.32 0.00 -0.42 -0.96 -0.65 1.99 -0.80 -0.17 1.10 0.00 -0.68 1.95 1.30 -0.60 0.00 -0.69 -0.56 -0.75 -0.59 -0.25 0.00 0.97 1.06 0.00 1.13 0.00 4.55 4.55
-0.21 0.00 -0.66 -0.84 -0.54 1.76 -0.70 -0.35 1.55 0.00 -0.54 2.09 1.51 -0.65 0.00 -0.50 -0.46 -0.65 -0.50 -0.09 0.00 1.36 0.53 0.00 0.68 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.57 0.00 0.31 0.54 0.50 -0.76 1.07 -0.20 -0.29 0.00 0.79 -0.67 -0.28 0.59 0.00 0.49 0.18 0.31 1.56 0.50 0.00 -0.09 -0.13 0.00 -0.84 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.24 0.00 -0.40 0.85 1.05 -0.48 0.36 1.03 -0.03 0.00 0.30 -0.16 -0.18 1.01 0.00 0.17 0.68 0.19 0.09 0.19 0.00 0.09 -0.93 0.00 -0.16 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.91 0.00 0.71 -0.33 -0.32 0.16 0.31 -0.28 0.79 0.00 -0.46 0.35 0.32 -0.30 0.00 0.24 -0.31 -0.53 0.32 0.34 0.00 1.05 -1.14 0.00 0.39 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.36 0.00 -0.54 -0.45 -0.27 1.21 -0.41 -0.35 1.43 0.00 -0.36 1.70 1.36 -0.44 0.00 -0.21 -0.17 -0.59 -0.29 0.12 0.00 1.30 -0.03 0.00 0.23 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.47 0.00 -0.26 -0.37 -0.25 0.88 -0.15 -0.38 1.45 0.00 -0.34 1.51 1.20 -0.41 0.00 -0.06 -0.18 -0.56 -0.21 0.21 0.00 1.55 -0.42 0.00 0.09 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.28 0.00 0.49 -0.02 -0.04 -0.07 0.27 0.21 0.69 0.00 0.04 0.21 0.17 0.02 0.00 0.28 -0.04 0.03 0.42 0.26 0.00 0.98 -0.76 0.00 0.03 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.40 0.00 0.33 -0.08 -0.08 0.14 0.31 -0.38 1.39 0.00 -0.08 0.77 0.63 -0.19 0.00 0.20 -0.30 -0.38 0.08 1.15 0.00 1.57 -1.12 0.00 -0.23 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.33 0.00 -0.86 -0.55 -0.31 1.41 -0.48 -0.32 1.20 0.00 -0.40 1.93 1.56 -0.47 0.00 -0.25 -0.11 -0.62 -0.39 0.03 0.00 1.20 0.30 0.00 0.29 0.00 4.55 4.55
1.41 0.00 0.00 0.89 0.74 -0.87 0.64 0.54 -0.19 0.00 0.34 -0.35 -0.19 0.58 0.00 0.56 0.61 0.01 0.38 0.42 0.00 -0.01 -1.07 0.00 -0.41 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.59 0.00 0.21 0.36 0.43 -0.45 0.47 0.27 0.17 0.00 0.31 -0.13 0.02 0.31 0.00 0.47 0.22 0.28 0.65 0.68 0.00 0.32 -0.37 0.00 -0.45 0.00 4.55 4.55
-0.10 0.00 -0.10 0.27 0.27 -0.17 -0.19 1.38 0.12 0.00 0.26 0.04 0.06 0.35 0.00 0.32 0.58 0.81 -0.19 -0.03 0.00 0.30 -0.02 0.00 0.03 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.19 0.00 -0.34 -0.46 -0.20 1.05 -0.35 0.28 0.70 0.00 -0.39 1.24 0.78 -0.22 0.00 -0.16 -0.15 -0.37 -0.28 -0.06 0.00 0.65 0.35 0.00 0.68 0.00 4.55 4.55
1.19 0.00 0.28 0.51 0.45 -0.97 1.26 0.02 -0.33 0.00 0.03 -0.55 -0.33 0.28 0.00 1.54 0.42 -0.01 0.78 0.59 0.00 0.25 -1.45 0.00 -1.08 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.97 0.00 -0.10 0.77 0.68 -0.94 1.22 0.02 -0.35 0.00 0.67 -0.58 -0.19 0.90 0.00 0.41 0.47 0.06 0.68 0.53 0.00 0.03 -0.95 0.00 -0.76 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.46 0.00 -0.89 2.13 1.78 -1.45 0.86 0.63 -0.33 0.00 0.67 -0.72 -0.50 0.93 0.00 0.17 0.97 0.11 0.33 0.33 0.00 -0.33 -1.67 0.00 -0.85 0.00 4.55 4.55
-0.28 0.00 -0.20 -1.30 -0.80 1.86 -0.70 -0.17 0.67 0.00 -0.72 1.52 0.57 -0.60 0.00 -0.70 -0.99 -0.52 -0.21 -0.33 0.00 0.19 1.45 0.00 1.66 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.79 0.00 0.39 0.59 0.52 -0.69 1.39 -0.24 -0.02 0.00 0.15 -0.46 -0.23 0.47 0.00 0.52 0.02 -0.26 0.86 1.64 0.00 0.29 -1.13 0.00 -0.70 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.84 0.00 0.07 0.03 0.22 -0.34 0.36 0.17 -0.03 0.00 -0.05 0.01 -0.06 -0.01 0.00 1.35 0.18 0.02 0.43 0.34 0.00 0.19 -0.78 0.00 -0.50 0.00 4.55 4.55
1.12 0.00 -0.39 1.32 1.48 -1.09 0.88 0.39 -0.24 0.00 0.32 -0.47 -0.30 0.62 0.00 0.64 0.75 -0.09 0.47 0.45 0.00 -0.08 -1.63 0.00 -0.80 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.59 0.00 -0.23 -0.13 -0.06 0.22 0.13 -0.28 0.98 0.00 0.21 0.96 0.90 -0.16 0.00 0.16 0.01 -0.21 -0.02 0.29 0.00 1.32 -0.60 0.00 -0.24 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.10 0.00 -0.78 0.58 0.62 -0.35 -0.04 1.19 -0.17 0.00 0.31 0.22 0.17 0.63 0.00 0.23 1.43 0.43 -0.25 -0.12 0.00 -0.10 -0.31 0.00 -0.22 0.00 4.55 4.55
1.60 0.00 0.24 0.38 0.40 -0.54 1.03 -0.27 0.07 0.00 0.06 0.05 0.31 0.26 0.00 0.55 0.23 -0.29 0.68 0.53 0.00 0.41 -1.10 0.00 -0.55 0.00 4.55 4.55
1.41 0.00 0.80 0.40 0.40 -0.64 1.00 -0.27 -0.10 0.00 0.20 -0.47 -0.30 0.43 0.00 0.74 0.03 -0.10 1.77 0.57 0.00 0.03 -0.24 0.00 -0.60 0.00 4.55 4.55
-0.29 0.00 -0.52 -0.86 -0.64 1.61 -0.82 -0.18 0.74 0.00 -0.25 1.68 1.44 -0.47 0.00 -0.72 -0.37 -0.13 -0.51 -0.26 0.00 0.61 0.72 0.00 0.86 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.35 0.00 -0.50 1.14 0.87 -0.84 0.47 0.50 0.16 0.00 0.41 -0.19 -0.11 0.89 0.00 0.16 0.94 0.09 0.17 0.40 0.00 0.08 -1.08 0.00 -0.54 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.09 0.00 -0.26 0.19 0.16 -0.68 -0.11 0.05 0.03 0.00 1.63 -0.49 0.15 0.36 0.00 0.12 0.27 0.85 0.41 0.33 0.00 -0.03 -0.31 0.00 -0.42 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.55 0.00 0.24 -0.49 -0.29 0.76 -0.02 -0.31 1.20 0.00 -0.43 1.11 0.67 -0.36 0.00 -0.07 -0.47 -0.60 -0.03 0.19 0.00 1.14 -0.28 0.00 0.48 0.00 4.55 4.55
-0.07 0.00 -0.67 -0.71 -0.49 1.61 -0.56 -0.30 1.36 0.00 -0.50 2.05 1.57 -0.58 0.00 -0.41 -0.28 -0.66 -0.54 -0.07 0.00 1.50 0.38 0.00 0.51 0.00 4.55 4.55
1.16 0.00 -0.16 0.64 0.79 -0.38 0.64 0.01 0.12 0.00 0.11 0.11 0.16 0.34 0.00 0.38 0.35 -0.28 0.63 0.40 0.00 0.24 -0.79 0.00 -0.44 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.36 0.00 -0.06 0.32 0.42 -0.24 0.73 -0.04 -0.03 0.00 0.24 -0.07 0.16 0.28 0.00 0.32 0.21 0.24 0.90 0.28 0.00 0.18 0.13 0.00 -0.60 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.12 0.00 0.21 -0.52 -0.36 0.75 0.09 -0.39 1.27 0.00 -0.36 1.21 0.79 -0.40 0.00 -0.03 -0.49 -0.46 0.20 0.16 0.00 1.50 -0.16 0.00 0.26 0.00 4.55 4.55
1.38 0.00 0.45 0.35 0.35 -0.74 0.71 -0.02 -0.15 0.00 0.36 -0.41 -0.08 0.35 0.00 0.72 0.25 0.28 1.10 0.46 0.00 0.02 -0.11 0.00 -0.65 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.19 0.00 0.10 0.27 0.22 -0.07 0.10 0.24 0.15 0.00 0.55 -0.11 0.00 0.78 0.00 -0.09 0.03 0.03 0.20 0.82 0.00 0.03 -0.12 0.00 0.08 0.00 4.55 4.55
0.85 0.00 0.09 0.49 0.33 -0.41 0.57 -0.10 0.63 0.00 -0.03 0.30 0.25 0.09 0.00 0.30 0.15 -0.31 0.17 0.36 0.00 0.96 -1.20 0.00 -0.35 0.00 0.92 0.92
-0.09 0.00 -0.63 -0.54 -0.36 1.36 -0.59 -0.32 1.43 0.00 -0.36 1.73 1.36 -0.50 0.00 -0.36 -0.23 -0.50 -0.41 0.00 0.00 1.24 0.21 0.00 0.32 0.00 0.92 0.92
1.31 0.00 0.23 0.36 0.36 -0.60 0.63 -0.11 0.07 0.00 0.31 -0.17 0.03 0.30 0.00 0.53 0.16 -0.16 0.47 1.05 0.00 0.22 -0.87 0.00 -0.45 0.00 0.92 0.92
0.65 0.00 0.26 0.40 0.40 -0.44 0.39 0.51 -0.20 0.00 0.35 -0.35 -0.24 0.48 0.00 0.46 0.32 0.27 0.81 0.26 0.00 -0.14 -0.14 0.00 -0.25 0.00 0.92 0.92
0.04 0.00 -0.82 0.51 0.58 -0.82 -0.05 0.18 -0.27 0.00 1.89 -0.41 0.22 0.56 0.00 0.14 0.58 0.98 0.27 0.27 0.00 -0.27 -0.03 0.00 -0.81 0.00 0.92 0.92
-0.37 0.00 1.14 -0.67 -0.64 1.67 -0.78 0.33 0.21 0.00 -0.71 0.54 0.09 -0.17 0.00 -1.01 -0.74 -0.71 -0.53 -0.37 0.00 -0.04 1.31 0.00 1.83 0.00 0.92 0.92
-0.16 0.00 -0.43 0.35 0.34 -0.55 -0.20 0.97 -0.38 0.00 0.98 -0.43 0.00 0.60 0.00 0.26 0.63 1.21 0.07 0.00 0.00 -0.38 0.58 0.00 -0.38 0.00 0.92 0.92
0.14 0.00 -0.27 0.54 0.64 -0.34 0.25 0.19 -0.09 0.00 0.14 -0.17 -0.12 0.25 0.00 0.05 0.28 0.00 0.09 0.09 0.00 -0.09 -0.52 0.00 -0.24 0.00 0.92 0.92
0.18 0.00 -0.22 -0.12 -0.06 0.32 -0.08 -0.08 0.26 0.00 -0.10 0.48 0.39 -0.10 0.00 -0.03 0.00 -0.17 -0.07 0.02 0.00 0.29 0.05 0.00 0.06 0.00 0.92 0.92
0.41 0.00 0.11 0.24 0.21 -0.27 0.58 -0.08 -0.10 0.00 -0.03 -0.18 -0.10 0.16 0.00 0.17 0.09 -0.14 0.25 0.19 0.00 0.09 -0.44 0.00 -0.24 0.00 0.92 0.92
-0.10 0.00 0.33 -0.16 -0.16 0.43 -0.20 0.10 0.03 0.00 -0.20 0.10 -0.03 -0.03 0.00 -0.26 -0.20 -0.20 -0.13 -0.10 0.00 -0.03 0.36 0.00 0.49 0.00 0.92 0.92
0.07 0.00 -0.20 0.20 0.20 -0.26 0.07 0.20 -0.10 0.00 0.13 -0.03 0.00 0.13 0.00 0.10 0.49 0.13 -0.03 -0.03 0.00 -0.07 -0.16 0.00 -0.20 0.00 0.92 0.92
0.20 0.00 0.07 0.20 0.16 -0.20 0.49 -0.07 -0.10 0.00 -0.03 -0.16 -0.10 0.13 0.00 0.10 0.07 -0.10 0.20 0.13 0.00 0.07 -0.33 0.00 -0.20 0.00 0.92 0.92

Output file format

Output files for usage example

File: hba_human.prophet

########################################
# Program: prophet
# Rundate: Tue 15 Jul 2008 12:00:00
# Commandline: prophet
#    -sequence "tsw:h*"
#    -infile ../../data/globins.gribskov
# Align_format: simple
# Report_file: hba_human.prophet
########################################

#=======================================
#
# Aligned_sequences: 2
# 1: globins
# 2: HBA_HUMAN
# Matrix: EBLOSUM62
#
# Length: 144
# Identity:      94/144 (65.3%)
# Similarity:   104/144 (72.2%)
# Gaps:           3/144 ( 2.1%)
# Score: 161.14
# 
#
#=======================================

globins           15 ELSAVDKAWVKANSVAEVGGHALERGLFASEPMTLEFFDTFKYLSTFDLS     64
                     .||..||..|||.. .:||.||.|.|..|.|.|.|.|..|..|...||||
HBA_HUMAN          2 VLSPADKTNVKAAW-GKVGAHAGEYGAEALERMFLSFPTTKTYFPHFDLS     50

globins           65 KGSADVKAHGKKVLDALGDAVAHLDDLEGTLAALSDLHAHKLKKGVDPVN    114
                     .|||.||.|||||.|||.:||||:||:...|:||||||||||:  |||||
HBA_HUMAN         51 HGSAQVKGHGKKVADALTNAVAHVDDMPNALSALSDLHAHKLR--VDPVN     98

globins          115 FKLLSHCLLVVLASHLPGDFTPEVQASMDKFLASVATVLASKYR    158
                     ||||||||||.||:|||.:|||.|.||:|||||||:|||.||||
HBA_HUMAN         99 FKLLSHCLLVTLAAHLPAEFTPAVHASLDKFLASVSTVLTSKYR    142


#=======================================
#
# Aligned_sequences: 2
# 1: globins
# 2: HBA_PANPA
# Matrix: EBLOSUM62
#
# Length: 144
# Identity:      94/144 (65.3%)
# Similarity:   104/144 (72.2%)
# Gaps:           3/144 ( 2.1%)


  [Part of this file has been deleted for brevity]

                     :....| ..|| .|..:.........:.:......:....|...|....:
HD_FUGRU        2289 LQQPCVWNKLSTPEYNTHTCSLIYCLHHIILAVAVSPGDQLLHPERKKTK   2338

globins           51 FFDTFKYLSTFDLSKGSADVKAHGKKVLDALGDAVAHLDDLEGT-LAALS     99
                     ...........|....:..::....:::..|.:.:..:..|... ..|..
HD_FUGRU        2339 ALRHSDDEDQVDSVHDNHTLEWQACEIMAELVEGLQSVLSLGHHRNTAFP   2388

globins          100 DLHAHKLKKGVDPVNFKLLSHCLLVVLASHLPGDFTPEVQASMDKFLASV    149
                     ......|:..:..::...|.:....|........::|:........|..:
HD_FUGRU        2389 AFLTPTLRNIIISLSRLPLVNSHTRVPPLVWKLGWSPQPGGEFGTTLPEI   2438

globins          150 ATV-LASK--YRELGYQ    163
                     ... |..|  :||..|:
HD_FUGRU        2439 PVDFLQEKDVFREFLYR   2455


#=======================================
#
# Aligned_sequences: 2
# 1: globins
# 2: HIRA_FUGRU
# Matrix: EBLOSUM62
#
# Length: 161
# Identity:       8/161 ( 5.0%)
# Similarity:    40/161 (24.8%)
# Gaps:           2/161 ( 1.2%)
# Score: 64.35
# 
#
#=======================================

globins            1 PIVDTGSVVSLSEE-ELSAVDKAWVKANSVAEVGGHALERGLFASEPMTL     49
                     ......|...|:.. .............|..:....:.::....::.:..
HIRA_FUGRU       574 ATAAIASSTGLTPSERPKESTPMQKDVKSKEDTSSDSEDKMATINKNLAF    623

globins           50 EFFDTFKYLSTFDLSKGSADVKAHGKKVLDALGDAVAHLDDLEGTLAALS     99
                     ........:...::.:.....:....|:..::...:...........:.:
HIRA_FUGRU       624 NKRKPELLMDGAEVVEKRKKGRPRKDKMAASIAQPLTQTTSPAEREPSRA    673

globins          100 DLHAHKLKKGVDPVNFKLLSHCLLVVLASHLPGDFTPEVQASMDKFLASV    149
                     ................||.:..:.......:..|.:..::...:..:.:.
HIRA_FUGRU       674 AAAGAGAAAPTAAAALKLPTPSIKKAFTLQVSMDPSVVLEVENEVSVVAG    723

globins          150 ATVLASKY-RE    159
                     :.:...:. |:
HIRA_FUGRU       724 SRLSQLRCSRD    734


#---------------------------------------
#---------------------------------------

Data files

None.

Notes

None.

References

None.

Warnings

prophet does NOT use the 'simple frequency matrices' produced by prophecy. If you have a 'simple frequency matrix'you should use the program profit to scan sequences.

Diagnostic Error Messages

If you see something like:

   EMBOSS An error in prophet.c at line 110:
Unrecognised profile/matrix file format

then you have probably given prophet a 'simple frequency matrix' and not a a GRIBSKOV or HENIKOFF profile produced by prophecy.

If you see something like:

Uncaught exception
Allocation Failed
raised at prophet.c:147

then you have run out of memory. This will occur if your sequence and/or your profile are large.

prophet allocates space based on the length of the sequence and the size of the profile (8 x seqlen x profilelen)

Exit status

It exits with a status of 0.

Known bugs

None.

See also

Program name Description
profit Scan one or more sequences with a simple frequency matrix
prophecy Create frequency matrix or profile from a multiple alignment

Author(s)

Alan Bleasby (ajb © ebi.ac.uk)
European Bioinformatics Institute, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge CB10 1SD, UK

History

Written (1999) - Alan Bleasby

Target users

This program is intended to be used by everyone and everything, from naive users to embedded scripts.

Comments

None