NameNeedle: Using Needleman-Wunsch to Match Sample Names

The Needleman-Wunsch global alignment algorithm can be used to find approximate matches between sample names in different data sets. See Wang et al. (2010) <doi:10.4137/CIN.S5613>.

Version: 1.2.7
Depends: R (≥ 3.0)
Imports: stats
Suggests: Biostrings
Published: 2023-08-19
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.NameNeedle
Author: Kevin R. Coombes
Maintainer: Kevin R. Coombes <krc at>
License: Apache License (== 2.0)
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: NEWS
CRAN checks: NameNeedle results


Reference manual: NameNeedle.pdf
Vignettes: NameNeedle


Package source: NameNeedle_1.2.7.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): NameNeedle_1.2.7.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): NameNeedle_1.2.7.tgz, r-release (x86_64): NameNeedle_1.2.7.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): NameNeedle_1.2.7.tgz
Old sources: NameNeedle archive


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