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Old 07-03-2013, 03:58 AM   #10
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Originally Posted by luanalirac View Post
Holla, everyone!
I have a question . I am starting my work with data of the illumina, and my first challenge is combine reads R1 and R2, of the fastQ (datas raw). I can know if them are combined? each one have 14 Mb. Would like if them are sum (14MB +14Mb = about 28Mb) or I am deceived?

Yes, if you combine the files, they should be about twice the size,
but why do you want to combine R1 and R2? What do you want to do with your data?
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