De novo assembly
Beware of mis-assembled genomes: still valid today!
I’ve been recently impressed by Steven Salzberg talk as you might have noticed, and browing his home page I stumbled upon his opinion piece (also by James Yorke): Beware of mis-assembled genomes.
Last updated on Mon, Jan 23, 2017
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Extensive comments and review about the recent bake-off of de novo genome assemblers "GAGE"
During this week’s Genomics seminar at the Genome Cafe in the Biostats department, Steven Salzberg gave a talk on his team new published paper: GAGE: A critical evaluation of genome assemblies and assembly algorithms.
Last updated on Sun, Jan 22, 2017
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