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Old 07-08-2008, 06:38 PM   #38
sparks
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Default Fast Short Read Aligner

First official release of novoalign & novopaired are now available for download at www.novocraft.com. Alignment with qualities and gaps for single end and paired end reads. small RNA mode, adapter stripping, trimming etc.
Can set number of mismatches from 0 to 8 (8 is only suitable on small genomes).
Fast
1M CElegans reads in 96s at ++2mismatches*
1M HSapiens reads in 32m at ++2mismatches*
*maybe more than two mismatches as result of quality based scoring
*single threaded 2.4Ghz CPU, 8Gb RAM
Free for non-commercial/open projects.

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