4. Sequence alignments

Sequence alignment is the procedure of comparing two or more sequences, producing a correspondence between series of individual characters or patterns that are in the same order in the input sequences.

Distance and similarity

Global and local alignment

L G P S S K Q T G K G S - S R I W D N
L N - I T K S A G K G A I M R L G D A

------- T G K G --------
------- A G K G --------