Author Archives: Merly Escalona

NGSphy: phylogenomic simulation of next-generation sequencing data

NGSphy, our tool for simulating NGS reads along gene trees or genome-wide along a species tree with multiple gene families, is now published in Bioinformatics. https://academic.oup.com/bioinformatics/advance-article-abstract/doi/10.1093/bioinformatics/bty146/4925260?redirectedFrom=fulltext Source code, full documentation, and tutorials including a “Getting started” guide are available at http://github.com/merlyescalona/ngsphy

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Our paper on comparison of next-generation sequencing simulators is out

Our review paper about next-generation sequencing simulators is out on Nature Reviews Genetics (advance online publication).   Escalona M, Rocha S, Posada D (2016). A comparison of tools for the simulation of genomic next-generation sequencing data. Nature Reviews Genetics doi:10.1038/nrg.2016.57   Online … Continue reading

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