CHROMA: consensus-based colouring of multiple alignments for publication

L Goodstadt, C P Ponting

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CHROMA annotates multiple protein sequence alignments by consensus to produce formatted and coloured text suitable for incorporation into other documents for publication. The package is designed to be flexible and reliable, and has a simple-to-use graphical user interface running under Microsoft Windows. Both the executables and source code for CHROMA running under Windows and Linux (portable command-line only) are freely available at Software enquiries should be directed to

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)845-6
Number of pages2
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2001


  • Amino Acid Sequence
  • Consensus Sequence
  • Internet
  • Molecular Sequence Data
  • Publications
  • Sequence Alignment
  • Software
  • Word Processing


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