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Old 02-01-2018, 07:51 AM   #1
bvk
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Default Hisat2 index with splice sites

Hello,

I would like to detect lncRNAs from RNA-seq data. Initially, I'm using Hisat2 for aligning the samples. For this I downloaded the human genome hisat2 index "genome_snp_tran" from the hisat2 webiste. [https://ccb.jhu.edu/software/hisat2/manual.shtml]

I would like to know whether this "genome_snp_tran" is built with splice sites already?

Why splice sites are needed? If there are necessary and if the genome index I downloaded is not built with splice sites how can I get the splice sites?

thankyou
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