BLASTZ is Obsolete

BLASTZ has been replaced by LASTZ. Researchers who are familiar with BLASTZ can depend on the fact that LASTZ is backward compatible, in the sense that it will recognize all of the same command line options that BLASTZ provided. The only alignment differences they should encounter are the result of bug fixes, such as:

For more information about these fixes and the many additional features available in LASTZ, please see the LASTZ documentation.

January 2010