AlignerBoost pipeline

AlignerBoost specifications


Unique identifier OMICS_13083
Name AlignerBoost
Software type Toolkit/Suite
Interface Command line interface
Restrictions to use None
Input data DNA-seq and RNA-seq datasets at various
Input format SAM, BAM, BED, GFF
Output data NGS read mapping
Output format BAM
Operating system Unix/Linux, Mac OS, Windows
Programming languages Java
License GNU General Public License version 3.0
Computer skills Advanced
Stability Stable
Source code URL
Maintained Yes


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  • person_outline Qi Zheng <>

Publication for AlignerBoost

AlignerBoost IN pipeline

PMCID: 5789709
PMID: 29378633
DOI: 10.1186/s40168-018-0404-9

[…] additional file 1: table s1 for sample summaries) of good quality (additional file 2: figure s1a). reads were mapped to the mouse reference genome using the star aligner [27], in conjunction with alignerboost [28]. of reads that aligned to the mouse reference genome, an average of 88% of reads per sample were assigned to a feature (additional file 2: figure s1b), and the majority mapped […]

AlignerBoost institution(s)
Department of Dermatology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
AlignerBoost funding source(s)
The National Institutes of Health, National Institutes of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Disease (Grant R01 AR066663); the National Institute of Nursing Research (Grant R01NR015639); the Department of Dermatology at University of Pennsylvania

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