Maximum Matchings and RNA Secondary Structures

Author: L. Grondin

http://rosalind.info/problems/mmch/

Sample input

>Rosalind_92
AUGCUUC

Sample output

6

Source code: mmch-grondilu.pl

use v6;

sub C($k, $n) {
   if $k < 0 or $k > $n { return 0 }
   elsif $k < 2 { return $n }
   elsif $k == $n { return 1 }
   else {
       return (state @)[$n][$k] //= C($k-1, $n-1) + C($k, $n-1)
   }
}

sub postfix:(Int $n) { [*] 1 .. $n }

my $default-input = q:to/END/;
    >Rosalind_92
    AUGCUUC
    END

sub MAIN($input-file = Nil) {
    my $input = $input-file ?? $input-file.IO.slurp !! $default-input;

    my $rna = $default-input.lines[1..*-1].join;
    given bag($rna.comb) {
        say
        C(..min, ..max) * ..min!  *
        C(..min, ..max) * ..min!;
    }
}