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Old 03-17-2011, 10:16 AM   #1
aloliveira
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Default How can be possible? (Velvet)

I provide 5 reads to velvet (one read with 600 bp in size and the other four with 70 bp). After running , velvet returns an assembly with one contig with 572 bp in size. How can be possible an assembler returns a contig smaller than one of the reads???

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André
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