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Structural variant detection software tools | Whole-genome sequencing

From prokaryotes to eukaryotes, phenotypic variation, adaptation and speciation has been associated with structural variation between genomes of individuals within the same species. Many computer algorithms detecting such variations (callers) have…
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BreakSeq
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BreakSeq

Database of known human breakpoint junctions and software to search short reads…

Database of known human breakpoint junctions and software to search short reads against them.

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BreakDancer
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BreakDancer

A Perl/C++ package that provides genome-wide detection of structural variants…

A Perl/C++ package that provides genome-wide detection of structural variants from next generation paired-end sequencing reads. BreakDancer sensitively and accurately detected indels ranging from 10…

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SOAPsv
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SOAPsv

A program for detecting the structural variation by whole genome de novo…

A program for detecting the structural variation by whole genome de novo assembly System Requirements.

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CREST
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CREST Clipping REveals STructure

An algorithm using NGS reads with partial alignments to a reference genome to…

An algorithm using NGS reads with partial alignments to a reference genome to directly map structural variations at the nucleotide level. Application of CREST to whole-genome sequencing data from…

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forestSV
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forestSV

Integrates prior knowledge about the characteristics of structural variants…

Integrates prior knowledge about the characteristics of structural variants (SVs). forestSV is a statistical learning approach, based on Random Forests (RFs) that leads to improved discovery in high…

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novoBreak
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novoBreak

A tool to generate local assemblies of breakpoints genome-wide. NovoBreak is an…

A tool to generate local assemblies of breakpoints genome-wide. NovoBreak is an algorithm used in cancer genomic studies to discover structural variants (both somatic and germline) breakpoints in…

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Hydra-sv
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Hydra-sv

Detects structural variation (SV) breakpoints by clustering discordant…

Detects structural variation (SV) breakpoints by clustering discordant paired-end alignments whose "signatures" corroborate the same putative breakpoint.

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Pindel
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Pindel

Detects breakpoints of large deletions, medium sized insertions, inversions,…

Detects breakpoints of large deletions, medium sized insertions, inversions, tandem duplications and other structural variants at single-based resolution from next-generation sequence data. Pindel…

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GRIMM
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GRIMM Genome Rearrangements in Man and Mouse

Combines pairwise distance and rearrangement algorithms for unichromosomal and…

Combines pairwise distance and rearrangement algorithms for unichromosomal and multichromosomal genomes. GRIMM can be run with signed or unsigned gene data. The application calculates the lowest…

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Meerkat
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Meerkat

To characterize the mutational spectrum of somatic SVs in cancer, it is…

To characterize the mutational spectrum of somatic SVs in cancer, it is important to identify both simple (e.g., deletion, insertion, and inversion) and complex SVs at base-pair resolution. Meerkat…

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nFuse
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nFuse

Predicts fusion transcripts and associated CGRs from matched RNA-seq and Whole…

Predicts fusion transcripts and associated CGRs from matched RNA-seq and Whole Genome Shotgun Sequencing (WGSS).

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DELLY
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DELLY

An integrated structural variant prediction method that can detect deletions,…

An integrated structural variant prediction method that can detect deletions, tandem duplications, inversions and translocations at single-nucleotide resolution in short-read massively parallel…

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PEMer
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PEMer

A computational framework with simulation-based error models for inferring…

A computational framework with simulation-based error models for inferring genomic structural variants from massive paired-end sequencing data. The package is composed of three modules, PEMer…

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GASV
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GASV Geometric Analysis of Structural Variants

A tool for identifying structural variants (SVs) from paired-end sequencing…

A tool for identifying structural variants (SVs) from paired-end sequencing data. GASV is a geometric approach for identification, classification and comparison of structural variants. This approach…

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APOLLOH
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APOLLOH

A hidden Markov model (HMM) for predicting somatic loss of heterozygosity and…

A hidden Markov model (HMM) for predicting somatic loss of heterozygosity and allelic imbalance in whole tumour genome sequencing data.

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SVMerge
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SVMerge

A pipeline to detect structural variants (SVs) by integrating calls from…

A pipeline to detect structural variants (SVs) by integrating calls from several existing SV callers, which are then validated and the breakpoints refined using local de novo assembly.

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ReMixT
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ReMixT

Tries to improve both inference and interpretation of copy number changes and…

Tries to improve both inference and interpretation of copy number changes and genomic rearrangements. ReMixT work about prediction of clone fraction, clone specific copy number, and clone specificity…

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VariationHunter
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VariationHunter

A tool for discovery of structural variation in one or more individuals…

A tool for discovery of structural variation in one or more individuals simultaneously using high throughput technologies. VariationHunter is now capable of resolving incompatible SV calls through a…

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SVelter
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SVelter

Identifies regions of the genome suspected to harbor a complex event. SVelter…

Identifies regions of the genome suspected to harbor a complex event. SVelter then resolves the structure by iteratively rearranging the local genome structure, in a randomized fashion, with each…

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FusionMap
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FusionMap

An efficient fusion aligner which aligns reads spanning fusion junctions…

An efficient fusion aligner which aligns reads spanning fusion junctions directly to the genome without prior knowledge of potential fusion regions.

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VariantTools
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VariantTools

Decides whether a variant is callable, based on coverage and a power…

Decides whether a variant is callable, based on coverage and a power calculation. VariantTools was tested by loading some precomputed nucleotide tallies. It permits to explore different filtering…

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GenomeVIP
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GenomeVIP Genome Variant Investigation Platform

Performs variant discovery on Amazon's Web Service (AWS) cloud or on local…

Performs variant discovery on Amazon's Web Service (AWS) cloud or on local high-performance computing clusters. GenomeVIP is a genomics analysis pipeline for cloud computing with germline and…

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Socrates
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Socrates

A method for detecting genomic rearrangements in tumours that utilises only…

A method for detecting genomic rearrangements in tumours that utilises only split-read data.

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deStruct
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deStruct

Allows joint prediction of rearrangement breakpoints from single or multiple…

Allows joint prediction of rearrangement breakpoints from single or multiple tumor samples. deStruct is a software which identifies breakpoints, and assigns read alignments to those breakpoints. The…

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AGE
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AGE

An algorithm for the correct alignment of two nucleotide sequences containing…

An algorithm for the correct alignment of two nucleotide sequences containing SVs, i.e. deletion, insertion, tandem duplication or inversion. The algorithm does not require the adjustment or…

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PeSV-Fisher
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PeSV-Fisher

Detects and characterizes structural variants (SVs) using next-generation…

Detects and characterizes structural variants (SVs) using next-generation sequencing (NGS) data. PeSV-Fisher is based on a combinatorial analysis of paired-reads (PR) and read-depth (RD) strategies…

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CnD
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CnD

A program to detect copy number variants from short read sequence data. The…

A program to detect copy number variants from short read sequence data. The target organism is assumed to be inbred, and therefore homozygous, so regions of apparent heterozygous SNPs (as called by…

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Wham
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Wham WHole-genome Alignment Metrics

A structural variant (SV) caller that integrates several sources of mapping…

A structural variant (SV) caller that integrates several sources of mapping information to identify SVs. Wham classifies SVs using a flexible and extendable machine-learning algorithm (random…

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SLOPE
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SLOPE

Detects structural variants from targeted short-DNA reads. Both real and…

Detects structural variants from targeted short-DNA reads. Both real and simulated data are used to demonstrate SLOPE's ability to rapidly detect insertion/deletion events of various sizes as…

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Tardis
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Tardis

Permits to automate and discover structural variations (SVs). Tardis is a…

Permits to automate and discover structural variations (SVs). Tardis is a toolkit that integrates read pair, read depth, and split read (using soft clipped mappings) sequence signatures to discover…

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PECaller
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PECaller

Allows to minimize the burden on networks and disk arrays. PECaller allows the…

Allows to minimize the burden on networks and disk arrays. PECaller allows the imposition of a population genetics-inspired prior on the data and the ability to fit sophisticated models of read…

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PopSV
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PopSV

Enables the systematic detection of Copy-Number Variations (CNVs) across the…

Enables the systematic detection of Copy-Number Variations (CNVs) across the genome. PopSV is an analytical method which detects abnormal read coverage using a set of samples as references. The…

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GORpipe
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GORpipe

Works with large volumes of DNA sequence data. GORpipe can be used to annotate…

Works with large volumes of DNA sequence data. GORpipe can be used to annotate sequence variants, find genomic spatial overlap between various types of genomic features, filter and aggregate them in…

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SV-Bay
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SV-Bay

Detects structural variants in cancer using whole genome sequencing data with…

Detects structural variants in cancer using whole genome sequencing data with or without matched normal control sample. SV-Bay does not only use information about abnormal read mappings but also…

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ASDPex
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ASDPex

Analyzes individual Variant calling format (VCF) files with the goal of…

Analyzes individual Variant calling format (VCF) files with the goal of identifying alignable scaffold-discrepant position (ASDP)-associated variants. ASDPex is an implementation an ASDP extraction…

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CLOVE
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CLOVE

Integrates calls from one or more breakpoint detection methods and classifies…

Integrates calls from one or more breakpoint detection methods and classifies the structural variant (SV). CLOVE can build a graph data structure from the provided breakpoint information and then…

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TIGRA
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TIGRA

A computer program that conducts targeted local assembly of structural variants…

A computer program that conducts targeted local assembly of structural variants (SV) using targeted iterative graph routing assembly algorithm. Using data from the 1000 Genomes Project, TIGRA was…

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Breakpointer
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Breakpointer

A fast tool for locating sequence breakpoints from the alignment of single end…

A fast tool for locating sequence breakpoints from the alignment of single end reads (SE) produced by next generation sequencing (NGS).

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H/T…
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H/T Alternating Fraction

Provides a signature for determining one time event. H/T Alternating Fraction…

Provides a signature for determining one time event. H/T Alternating Fraction provides a variation of the “ability to walk the derivative chromosome” signature. The software provides an interface…

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NAIBR
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NAIBR Novel Adjacency Identification with Barcoded Reads

Recognizes novel adjacencies resulting from structural variants in an…

Recognizes novel adjacencies resulting from structural variants in an individual genome from linked-read sequencing data. NAIBR combines a split-read type signal from linked-reads with signals of…

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PDAC Disease Models
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PDAC Disease Models Pancreatic Ductal AdenoCarcinoma Disease Models

Provides a pipeline for analyzing whole-genome sequencing (WGS) data for simple…

Provides a pipeline for analyzing whole-genome sequencing (WGS) data for simple somatic mutation (SSM), structural variation (SV) and copy number variation (CNV). PDAC Disease Models is a R package…

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Picky pipeline
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Picky pipeline

Performs read alignments and classifies structural variants (SVs), including…

Performs read alignments and classifies structural variants (SVs), including complex SVs enriched in repetitive DNA elements and short tandem duplications. The pipeline includes three steps: first,…

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MEM pipeline
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MEM pipeline Mendelian Error Method pipeline

Identifies and validates deletion structural variation (SV) in trios with whole…

Identifies and validates deletion structural variation (SV) in trios with whole exome (WES) and whole genome sequencing (WGS) data. MEM pipeline is based on the principle that the presence of a…

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geck
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geck

Consists of a statistical mixture of different genotyping error profiles. Geck…

Consists of a statistical mixture of different genotyping error profiles. Geck is a statistical model that addresses both shortcomings for the case of a family trio. This tool can estimate the…

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SVachra
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SVachra Structural Variation Assesment of CHRomosomal Aberrations

Detects chromosomal aberrations with high specificity across a several variant…

Detects chromosomal aberrations with high specificity across a several variant types and lengths in next-generation mate pair sequencing data. SVachra calculates the distributions of the inward and…

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MrMosaic
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MrMosaic

Allows users to detect structural mosaicism abnormalities in targeted or…

Allows users to detect structural mosaicism abnormalities in targeted or whole-genome sequencing (WGS) data. MrMosaic measures deviations in copy number and allele frequency by comparison between…

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GVC
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GVC Genomic Variant Caller

Detects various genomic variants including single nucleotide variant (SNV),…

Detects various genomic variants including single nucleotide variant (SNV), single insertion/deletion (sINDEL) and structural variation (SV) from personal and normal-cancer paired whole-genome/exome…

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rMFilter
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rMFilter region Match-based Filter

Identifies chimeric noisy long reads based on short token matches within local…

Identifies chimeric noisy long reads based on short token matches within local genomic regions. rMFilter can accelerate structure variation (SV) calling pipelines without loss of effectiveness. It is…

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Pysim-sv
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Pysim-sv

Simulates structural variation. Pysim-sv is a package for simulating…

Simulates structural variation. Pysim-sv is a package for simulating high-throughput sequencing (HTS) data to evaluate performance of structural variation (SV) detection algorithms. Pysim-sv can…

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SV2
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SV2 support-vector structural-variant genotyper

Implements a machine-learning algorithm for genotyping deletions and tandem…

Implements a machine-learning algorithm for genotyping deletions and tandem duplications from paired-end whole genome sequencing (WGS) data. SV2 can rapidly integrate variant calls from multiple…

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SvABA
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SvABA Structural variation and indel Analysis By Assembly

Detects structural variants (SVs) from short-read sequencing data using…

Detects structural variants (SVs) from short-read sequencing data using genome-wide local assembly with low memory and computing requirements. SvABA’s performance was evaluated on the NA12878 human…

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VaPoR
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VaPoR

Validates large structural variant (SV) sets using long read sequencing data.…

Validates large structural variant (SV) sets using long read sequencing data. VaPoR provides a highly efficient algorithm that scores each SV prediction by autonomously analyzing the recurrence of…

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GRIDSS
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GRIDSS Genomic Rearrangement IDentification Software Suite

Allows identification of genomic rearrangements. GRIDSS is a module software…

Allows identification of genomic rearrangements. GRIDSS is a module software suite containing tools which performs genome-wide break-end assembly prior to variant calling using a positional de Bruijn…

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Hydra-Multi
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Hydra-Multi

A paired-end read structural variant discovery tool that is capable of…

A paired-end read structural variant discovery tool that is capable of integrating signals from hundreds of samples. Given the increasing number of large-scale genome sequencing projects, the rapid…

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Ulysses
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Ulysses

A tool that achieves drastically higher detection accuracy than existing tools,…

A tool that achieves drastically higher detection accuracy than existing tools, both on simulated and real mate-pair sequencing datasets from the 1000 Human Genome project. Ulysses achieves high…

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iSVP
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iSVP integrated Structural Variant calling Pipeline

Allows detection of structural variants (SV) from next-generation sequencing…

Allows detection of structural variants (SV) from next-generation sequencing (NGS) data. iSVP is a pipeline that combines existing SV detection methods. The software was applied to human whole genome…

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BreakTrans
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BreakTrans

A computer program that maps predicted gene fusions to genomic structural…

A computer program that maps predicted gene fusions to genomic structural rearrangements so as to validate both types of events and provide them mechanism/functional interpretation.

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LUMPY
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LUMPY

An extremely flexible probabilistic SV discovery framework that is capable of…

An extremely flexible probabilistic SV discovery framework that is capable of integrating any number of SV detection signals including those generated from read alignments or prior evidence.

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targetSeqView
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targetSeqView

A probability-based score and visualization method to aid in distinguishing…

A probability-based score and visualization method to aid in distinguishing true structural variants from alignment artifacts. targetSeqView is able to separate real structural variants from false…

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MultiBreak-SV
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MultiBreak-SV

Recent "third-generation" sequencing technologies provide…

Recent "third-generation" sequencing technologies provide single-molecule templates and longer sequencing reads, but at the cost of higher per-nucleotide error rates. MultiBreak-SV…

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hot_scan
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hot_scan

A free software to detect genomic regions unusually rich in translocation…

A free software to detect genomic regions unusually rich in translocation breakpoints.

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SlideSort-BPR
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SlideSort-BPR

A reference-free method for detecting clusters of breakpoints from the…

A reference-free method for detecting clusters of breakpoints from the chromosomal rearrangements.

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RawGeno
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RawGeno

Proceeds to the binning and scoring of amplified fragmen-length polymorphisms…

Proceeds to the binning and scoring of amplified fragmen-length polymorphisms (AFLP) electropherograms. RawGeno includes several filters to assess the quality of electropherograms and checks the…

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PREGO
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PREGO Paired-end Reconstruction of Genome Organization

An algorithm that reconstructs a cancer genome as a rearrangement of segments,…

An algorithm that reconstructs a cancer genome as a rearrangement of segments, or intervals, from the reference genome using paired-end sequencing data. PREGO identifies complex and biologically…

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AggloIndel
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AggloIndel

Allows detection of deletions, and is particularly designed to handle…

Allows detection of deletions, and is particularly designed to handle overlapping deletions. AggloIndel was applied to a data set from several samples taken from an acute lymphoblastic leukaemia…

NBC
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NBC Neighborhood Breakpoint Conservation

Detects recurrent breakpoints in copy number data. NBC computes the probability…

Detects recurrent breakpoints in copy number data. NBC computes the probability that a breakpoint occurs between each pair of adjacent probes over all possible segmentations of a single copy number…

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PVT
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PVT PAVFinder_transcriptome

Locates structural variants in transcriptome assemblies. PVT infers variants…

Locates structural variants in transcriptome assemblies. PVT infers variants from non-contiguous contig sequence alignments to the reference genome. It can classify different classes of variants such…

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PAVFinder
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PAVFinder Post Assembly VariantFinder

Identifies structural variants from de novo assemblies. PAVFinder is able to…

Identifies structural variants from de novo assemblies. PAVFinder is able to detect translocations, inversions, duplications, insertions, deletions, simple-repeat expansions/contractions for genomic…

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DangerTrack
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DangerTrack

Evaluates difficult to assess regions that uses Structural variation (SV) calls…

Evaluates difficult to assess regions that uses Structural variation (SV) calls and map ability to generate a genome-wide score. DangerTrack is a package that contents: (i) generated DangerTrack…

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SVCompare
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SVCompare

Compares and estimates breakpoints for Structural variation (SV) across…

Compares and estimates breakpoints for Structural variation (SV) across different technologies and resources. SVCompare is a collection of methods developed to analyze, annotate and more accurately…

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SquareDancer
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SquareDancer

This tool identifies SVs or splice junctions from soft-clipped genomic or cDNA…

This tool identifies SVs or splice junctions from soft-clipped genomic or cDNA reads.

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