Results for "sff"


  • Compressive Genomics

    The key to finding a solution is to notice that most genomicsequences differ by very little. It may well be that the number of complete genome sequences being stored is increasing rapidly, but the actual amount of new data is very small. In other words, a single DNA sequence isn't particular...

    Tags: data compression, genomics, sequencing, redundancy, repeats, bam, sff, gz, zip

    1656 days ago

  • Structure of Binary files used for storing sequencing data-bam and sff

    Many times bioinformatician needs to parse binary files like bam and sff. Advantage of binary files is that they occupy less space in memory with maximum information content. Link for those who looking for structure of Bam and sff file: Bam: (from...

    Tags: bam, sff, sam, iontorrent data, 454 data, pyrosequencing data, hxd, hexadecimal, binary files, sequencing

    1656 days ago