Cellosaurus STR Similarity Search Tool
The project can be built as a WAR file from the webapp repository using the following Maven command:
mvn compile war:war
Note that the backend has first to be installed from the backend repository using the following Maven command:
Place the built WAR file in the
When a new Cellosaurus version is released, the Tomcat webapp has to be restarted for the additions and changes to be integrated. Note that the tool uses the Cellosaurus FTP as source and the corresponding files need to be updated prior to the restart.
To make sure the STR Similarity Search Tool uses the latest Cellosaurus version, the following GET method can be used: https://web.expasy.org/cellosaurus-str-search/api/database
Help can be accessed on the STR Similarity Search Tool help page.
Java backend handling the similarity search and score computation.
Python scripts showcasing examples of using the API.
Java webapp handling the RESTful API and processing queries.