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Old 05-21-2014, 05:44 PM   #1
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Default Reads adequate reading

Hi all, i wanted to know how many reads are necessary to obtain a good coverage for a study of expression in bacteria in MiSeq?

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You can use the follwing formula:

readnum = (good_coverage * genome_size) / one_read_length
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