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WigeoN specifications


Unique identifier OMICS_16932
Name WigeoN
Software type Package/Module
Interface Command line interface
Restrictions to use None
Operating system Unix/Linux, Mac OS, Windows
Programming languages C, Java, Perl
License BSD 3-clause “New” or “Revised” License
Computer skills Advanced
Stability Stable
Maintained Yes



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PMCID: 3374619
PMID: 22720093
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0039315

[…] to standard sense strand conventions., for detection of chimeric sequences, all 16s rdna sequences were aligned using nast-ier to obtain a fixed-width alignment, and subjected to cslayer and wigeon . note that for all these tools, we used the original implementation made available at http://microbiomeutil.sourceforge.net/. sequences that were flagged as chimeric by either of the two […]

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WigeoN institution(s)
Genome Sequencing and Analysis Program, The Broad Institute, Cambridge, MA, USA; Human Genome Sequencing Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA; Department of Molecular Virology and Microbiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA; The Genome Center, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MI, USA; Human Genomic Medicine, J. Craig Venter Institute, Rockville, MA, USA; Earth Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA; Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, USA; Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of Colorado, Boulder, CA, USA
WigeoN funding source(s)
This work was supported by NIH with awards to the Baylor College of Medicine (grants U54-HG003273 and U54- HG004973), the Broad Institute (grant U54-HG004969 and NIAID contract HHSN27220090018C), the J. Craig Venter Institute (NIAID contract N01-AI30071 and grant U54-AI084844), Washington University (grants U54-HG003079 and U54-HG004968), and NIH common fund contract U01-HG004866.

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