Bio::SeqIO::pir - PIR sequence input/output stream
Do not use this module directly. Use it via the Bio::SeqIO class.
This object can transform Bio::Seq objects to and from pir flat file databases.
Note: This does not completely preserve the PIR format - quality information about sequence is currently discarded since bioperl does not have a mechanism for handling these encodings in sequence data.
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The rest of the documentation details each of the object methods. Internal methods are usually preceded with a _
Title : next_seq Usage : $seq = $stream->next_seq() Function: returns the next sequence in the stream Returns : Bio::Seq object Args : NONE
Title : write_seq Usage : $stream->write_seq(@seq) Function: writes the $seq object into the stream Returns : 1 for success and 0 for error Args : Array of Bio::PrimarySeqI objects