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# anvi-export-locus [program]

This program helps you cut a 'locus' from a larger genetic context (e.g., contigs, genomes). By default, anvi'o will locate a user-defined anchor gene, extend its selection upstream and downstream based on the –num-genes argument, then extract the locus to create a new contigs database. The anchor gene must be provided as –search-term, –gene-caller-ids, or –hmm-sources. If –flank-mode is designated, you MUST provide TWO flanking genes that define the locus region (Please see –flank-mode help for more information). If everything goes as plan, anvi'o will give you individual locus contigs databases for every matching anchor gene found in the original contigs database provided. Enjoy your mini contigs databases!.

See program help menu or go back to the main page of anvi’o programs and artifacts.

locus-fasta

contigs-db

## Usage

No one has described the usage of this program :/ If you would like to contribute, please see previous examples here, and feel free to add a Markdown formatted file in that directory named “anvi-export-locus.md”. For a template, you can use the markdown file for anvi-gen-contigs-database. THANK YOU!

Are you aware of resources that may help users better understand the utility of this program? Please feel free to edit this file on GitHub. If you are not sure how to do that, find the __resources__ tag in this file to see an example.