Initiated the collection of protein sequences in the Atlas of Protein Sequence and Structure.
Developed the BLOSUM substitution matrix.
Developed the one letter code for amino acids.
Developed the PAM substitution matrix.
The Needleman-Wunsch Algorithm
The Smith-Waterman Algorithm
Biological Local Alignment Search Tool
Basic Local Alignment Search Tool
Basic Local Alignment System Tool
Protein Data Bank (PDB)
Red and green
Yellow and blue
Red and yellow
Read and blue
T.F. Smith, M.S. Waterman, "Identification of common molecular subsequences," Journal of Molecular Biology, 147:195-7, 1981.
S.F. Altschul et al., "Basic local alignment search tool," Journal of Molecular Biology, 215:403-10, 1990.