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Get STN Sequence Data


From a sequence result, you can:

You can also:


To retrieve sequences, reference records, or both from STN databases:

  1. Choose the sequences for which you wish to retrieve STN data:


    Result: Clicking the hyperlink takes you directly to STN Online.






  2. Click Get STN Data in the lower left corner of the CAS Registry BLAST® Report window.

    The Get STN Data dialog displays.

  3. At the bottom of the dialog, keep the default selection for Transfer all alignment data for postprocessing if you want to include BLAST alignment data in an STN Express report.

  4. Choose to retrieve:

    The Save File As window displays.

  5. Enter a filename for the sequence data.

    Format: Data are saved as an STN Express Saved Sequences (.xss) file.

    The STN Online and Results window displays. A login screen may display.

  6. Log in if necessary.

    The Capture Session dialog displays.

  7. Enter a File name for this STN transcript file.

    Format: the format is STN Transcript file (*trn).

  8. Keep the default (selected) in order to include structure queries, or clear the check box. Click Open.

    An online session is initiated and an STN Express conducts on online search tailored to your request.


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