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An Overview of Hardware-Based Acceleration of Biological Sequence Alignment

By Laiq Hasan and Zaid Al-Ars

Submitted: November 23rd 2010Reviewed: April 27th 2011Published: September 2nd 2011

DOI: 10.5772/23044

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Laiq Hasan and Zaid Al-Ars (September 2nd 2011). An Overview of Hardware-Based Acceleration of Biological Sequence Alignment, Computational Biology and Applied Bioinformatics, Heitor Silverio Lopes and Leonardo Magalhães Cruz, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/23044. Available from:

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