Package Bio :: Package GenBank :: Module utils :: Class FeatureValueCleaner
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Class FeatureValueCleaner

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object --+
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        FeatureValueCleaner

Provide specialized capabilities for cleaning up values in features.

    This class is designed to provide a mechanism to clean up and process
    values in the key/value pairs of GenBank features. This is useful
    because in cases like:

         /translation="MED
         YDPWNLRFQSKYKSRDA"

    you'll end up with a value with 
s and spaces in it like:
        "MED
 YDPWEL..."

    which you probably don't want.

    This cleaning needs to be done on a case by case basis since it is
    impossible to interpret whether you should be concatenating everything
    (as in translations), or combining things with spaces (as might be
    the case with /notes).
    

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__init__(self, to_process=['translation'])
Initialize with the keys we should deal with.
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clean_value(self, key_name, value)
Clean the specified value and return it.
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_clean_translation(self, value)
Concatenate a translation value to one long protein string.
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Inherited from object: __delattr__, __format__, __getattribute__, __hash__, __new__, __reduce__, __reduce_ex__, __repr__, __setattr__, __sizeof__, __str__, __subclasshook__

Class Variables [hide private]
  keys_to_process = ['translation']
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Inherited from object: __class__

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__init__(self, to_process=['translation'])
(Constructor)

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Initialize with the keys we should deal with.
        

Overrides: object.__init__

clean_value(self, key_name, value)

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Clean the specified value and return it.

If the value is not specified to be dealt with, the original value
will be returned.