Outlier detection in BLAST hits

Last updated 28th Jun 2017
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A pinboard by Nidhi Shah

Graduate student, University of Maryland, College Park

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A method to detect conclusively whether and when a sequence is similar to a database of sequences

An important task in microbiome study is the assignment of taxonomic labels to sequences in a sample. Most widely used methods for taxonomy assignment compare the sequence in the sample to a databa...