Christopher Fields > BioPerl-1.6.922 > Bio::Cluster::SequenceFamily

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NAME ^

Bio::Cluster::SequenceFamily - Sequence Family object

SYNOPSIS ^

  use Bio::SeqIO;
  use Bio::Cluster::SequenceFamily;
  use File::Spec;

  my $file =  File::Spec->catfile('t','data','swiss.dat');
  my $seqio= Bio::SeqIO->new(-format => 'swiss',
                            -file => $file);
  my @mem;
  while(my $seq = $seqio->next_seq){
    push @mem, $seq;
  }

  #create the family
  my $family = Bio::Cluster::SequenceFamily->new(
          -family_id=>"Family_1",
          -description=>"Family Description Here",
          -annotation_score=>"100",
          -members=>\@mem);

  #access the family

  foreach my $mem ($family->get_members){
    print $mem->display_id."\t".$mem->desc."\n";
  }

  #select members if members have a Bio::Species Object

  my @mem = $family->get_members(-binomial=>"Homo sapiens");
  @mem = $family->get_members(-ncbi_taxid => 9606);
  @mem = $family->get_members(-common_name=>"Human");
  @mem = $family->get_members(-species=>"sapiens");
  @mem = $family->get_members(-genus=>"Homo");

DESCRIPTION ^

This is a simple Family object that may hold any group of object. For more specific families, one should derive from FamilyI.

FEEDBACK ^

Email bioperl-l@bioperl.org for support and feedback.

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  bioperl-l@bioperl.org                  - General discussion
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Support

Please direct usage questions or support issues to the mailing list:

bioperl-l@bioperl.org

rather than to the module maintainer directly. Many experienced and reponsive experts will be able look at the problem and quickly address it. Please include a thorough description of the problem with code and data examples if at all possible.

Reporting Bugs

Report bugs to the Bioperl bug tracking system to help us keep track the bugs and their resolution. Bug reports can be submitted via the web:

  https://redmine.open-bio.org/projects/bioperl/

AUTHOR - Shawn Hoon ^

Email shawnh@fugu-sg.org

APPENDIX ^

The rest of the documentation details each of the object methods. Internal methods are usually preceded with a "_".

new

 Title   : new
 Usage   : my $family = Bio::Cluster::SequenceFamily->new(
                             -family_id=>"Family_1",
                             -description=>"Family Description Here",
                             -annotation_score=>"100",
                             -members=>\@mem);
 Function: Constructor for SequenceFamily object
 Returns : Bio::Cluster::SequenceFamily object

See Bio::Cluster::SequenceFamily.

version

 Title   : version
 Usage   : $family->version("1.0");
 Function: get/set for version
 Returns : a string version of the family generated. 

annotation_score

 Title   : annotation_score
 Usage   : $family->annotation_score(100);
 Function: get/set for annotation_score which
           represent the confidence in which the 
           consensus description has been assigned
           to the family.
 Returns : Bio::SimpleAlign

See Bio::SimpleAlign

alignment

 Title   : alignment
 Usage   : $family->alignment($align);
 Function: get/set for an alignment object representing
           the multiple alignment of the members of the family.
 Returns : Bio::SimpleAlign

See Bio::SimpleAlign

tree

 Title   : tree
 Usage   : $family->tree($tree);
 Function: get/set for an tree object representing
           the phylogenetic tree of the family. 
 Returns : Bio::Tree

See Bio::Tree

Bio::Cluster::FamilyI methods ^

family_score

 Title   : family_score
 Usage   : Bio::Cluster::FamilyI->family_score(95);
 Function: get/set for the score of algorithm used to generate
           the family if present

           This is aliased to cluster_score().

 Returns : the score
 Args    : the score

family_id

 Title   : family_id
 Usage   : $family->family_id("Family_1"); 
 Function: get/set for family id 

           This is aliased to display_id().

 Returns : a string specifying identifier of the family 

Bio::ClusterI methods ^

display_id

 Title   : display_id
 Usage   : 
 Function: Get/set the display name or identifier for the cluster
 Returns : a string
 Args    : optional, on set the display ID ( a string)

description

 Title   : description
 Usage   : $fam->description("POLYUBIQUITIN")
 Function: get/set for the consensus description of the cluster
 Returns : the description string 
 Args    : Optional the description string 

get_members

 Title   : get_members
 Usage   : Valid criteria:
           -common_name
           -binomial
           -ncbi_taxid
           -organelle
           -genus
           $family->get_members(-common_name =>"human");
           $family->get_members(-species     =>"homo sapiens");
           $family->get_members(-ncbi_taxid  => 9606);
           For now, multiple critieria are ORed.

           Will return all members if no criteria are provided.

 Function: get members using methods from L<Bio::Species>
           the phylogenetic tree of the family.
 Returns : an array of objects that are member of this family. 

size

 Title   : size
 Usage   : $fam->size();
 Function: get/set for the size of the family, 
           calculated from the number of members
 Returns : the size of the family 
 Args    : 

cluster_score

 Title   : cluster_score
 Usage   : $fam->cluster_score(100);
 Function: get/set for cluster_score which
           represent the score in which the clustering
           algorithm assigns to this cluster.
 Returns : a number

Implementation specific methods ^

  These are mostly for adding/removing/changing.

add_members

 Title   : add_members
 Usage   : $fam->add_member([$seq1,$seq1]);
 Function: add members to a family
 Returns : 
 Args    : the member(s) to add, as an array or arrayref

remove_members

 Title   : remove_members
 Usage   : $fam->remove_members();
 Function: remove all members from a family 
 Returns : the previous array of members
 Args    : none

members

 Title   : members
 Usage   : $members = $fam->members([$seq1,$seq1]);
 Function: Deprecated. Use add_members() or get_members() instead
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