SAND is a sequence assembler and editor for the nested deletion sequencing method by Akira Suyama with supervision of the Genome Database Working Groups of the Genome Informatics Research Project, under support of the Human Genome Center, Tokyo, Japan.
SAND is being made available at no fee if you agree with the license agreement.


  • Although there is no fee, SAND is NOT in the public domain. You are authorized to obtain and use it only after sending a license agreement . Before you ftp SAND files you MUST fill out and send the license agreement . Otherwise, you are not permitted to make copies of SAND .

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