System, method and computer program product for DNA sequence alignment using symmetric phase only matched filters

Methods, systems and computer program products of DNA sequence alignment using a symmetric phase only matched filter (SPOMF) are described herein. SPOMF is useful for both global alignment and local alignment. Also described herein is a prime-length cross correlation algorithm for enhancing the robustness of the SPOMF.

Patent #: 8239140 Issue Date: August 7, 2012