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einverted - Finds inverted repeats in nucleotide sequences

EINVERTED(1e) EMBOSS Manual for Debian EINVERTED(1e)


einverted - Finds inverted repeats in nucleotide sequences


einverted -sequence seqall -gap integer -threshold integer -match integer -mismatch integer [ -maxrepeat  integer] -outfile  outfile -outseq seqout
einverted -help


einverted is a command line program from EMBOSS (“the European Molecular Biology Open Software Suite”). It is part of the "Nucleic:Repeats,Nucleic:2D structure" command group(s).


Input section

-sequence seqall

Required section

-gap integer
Default value: 12
-threshold integer
Default value: 50
-match integer
Default value: 3
-mismatch integer
Default value: -4

Additional section

-maxrepeat integer
Maximum separation between the start of repeat and the end of the inverted repeat. Default value: 2000

Output section

-outfile outfile
-outseq seqout
The sequence of the inverted repeat regions without gap characters.


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


einverted is fully documented via the tfm(1) system.


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05/11/2012 EMBOSS 6.4.0