Bio::Factory::FTLocationFactory - A FeatureTable Location Parser
# parse a string into a location object
$loc = Bio::Factory::FTLocationFactory->from_string("join(100..200,
Implementation of string-encoded location parsing for the Genbank feature table encoding of locations.
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Title : new
Usage : my $obj = Bio::Factory::FTLocationFactory->new();
Function: Builds a new Bio::Factory::FTLocationFactory object
Returns : an instance of Bio::Factory::FTLocationFactory
Title : from_string
Usage : $loc = $locfactory->from_string("100..200");
Function: Parses the given string and returns a Bio::LocationI implementing
object representing the location encoded by the string.
This implementation parses the Genbank feature table
encoding of locations.
Returns : A Bio::LocationI implementing object.
Args : A string.
Title : _parse_location
Usage : $loc = $locfactory->_parse_location( $loc_string)
Function: Parses the given location string and returns a location object
with start() and end() and strand() set appropriately.
Note that this method is private.
Returns : A Bio::LocationI implementing object or undef on failure
Args : location string
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