Sometimes Inaccuracy Helps

KAM
APBioNET Bioinformatics
1 min readMar 6, 2021

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Revisiting something interesting that someone shared back in 2010, with the same title as above, and it was based on a Nature article (Ref.)

“…, we noticed errors in the software source code used to create the initial BLOSUM family of matrices…The result of these errors is that the BLOSUM matrices — BLOSUM62, BLOSUM50, etc. — are quite different from the matrices that should have been calculated using the algorithm…

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