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Newbler output V: the 454ContigScaffolds.txt and 454ScaffoldContigs.fna

Posted by lexnederbragt on July 12, 2011

Filling the gaps (picture from

In the post on what is new in newbler version 2.6, I introduced the -scaffold option. Briefly, with this option instances (i.e. the consensus sequence) of repeats are placed in gaps. As I mentioned, setting -scaffold results in two extra files. With this post, I will explain these in detail.

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