Minnesota Supercomputing Institute
With regards to the safety measures put in place by the university to mitigate the risks of the COVID-19 virus, at this time all MSI systems will remain operational and can be accessed remotely as usual. The only planned outages concern our in-person Helpdesk and tutorials. More information, as well as alternative remote support options, can be found at MSI COVID-19 Continuity Plan
Thursday, January 4, 2018
From the DIAMOND website:
"DIAMOND is a new high-throughput program for aligning DNA reads or protein sequences against a protein reference database such as NR, at up to 20,000 times the speed of BLAST, with high sensitivity."
To use this software interactively in a Linux environment, use the commands:
module load diamond
diamond [COMMAND] [OPTIONS]
Instructions for the use of DIAMOND can be found on the developer's website.