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BLOSUMBlocks Substitution Matrix
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The Blast search was performed with BLOSUM 45 matrix as the sequence similarity, if any would be evolutionally divergent.
Two popular scoring matrices, known as PAM (Percent Accepted Mutation) and BLOSUM (BLOcks SUbstitution Matrix), have been generated through analysis of existing sets of molecular sequence data (Dayhoff et al.
For proteins, the most commonly used matrices are PAM (Percent Accepted Mutation) and BLOSUM (Blocks Substitution Matrix) [9].
Blosums were included in three Pop exhibitions that year and entered the collections of Betty Asher and Robert and Ethel Scull.