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Last Week's Sequencing-Related Papers of Note: Feb 18, 2014

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Supercomputing for the parallelization of whole genome analysis.
Puckelwartz M, Pesce L, Nelakuditi V, Dellefave-Castillo L, et al.
Bioinformatics. 2014 Feb 12. [Epub ahead of print]


BIMA V3: an aligner customized for mate pair library sequencing.
Drucker TM, Johnson SH, Murphy SJ, Cradic KW, et al.
Bioinformatics. 2014 Feb 12. [Epub ahead of print]


A novel low energy electron microscope for DNA sequencing and surface analysis.
Mankos M, Shadman K, Persson HH, N'diaye AT, et al.
Ultramicroscopy. 2014 Jan 31. [Epub ahead of print]


The genome of a Late Pleistocene human from a Clovis burial site in western Montana.
Rasmussen M, Anzick SL, Waters MR, Skoglund P, et al.
Nature. 2014 Feb 13;506(7487):225-9.


Assessment of RainDrop BS-seq as a method for large-scale, targeted bisulfite sequencing.
Paul DS, Guilhamon P, Karpathakis A, Butcher LM, et al.
Epigenetics. 2014 Feb 11;9(5).


BayMeth: improved DNA methylation quantification for affinity capture sequencing data using a flexible Bayesian approach.
Riebler A, Menigatti M, Song JZ, Statham AL, et al.
Genome Biol. 2014 Feb 11;15(2):R35.


The predictability of molecular evolution during functional innovation.
Blank D, Wolf L, Ackermann M, Silander OK.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Feb 10. [Epub ahead of print]


A multi-split mapping algorithm for circular RNA, splicing, trans-splicing, and fusion detection.
Hoffmann S, Otto C, Doose G, Tanzer A, et al.
Genome Biol. 2014 Feb 10;15(2):R34.


COV2HTML: a visualization and analysis tool of bacterial next generation sequencing (NGS) data for postgenomics life scientists.
Monot M, Orgeur M, Camiade E, Brehier C, Dupuy B.
OMICS. 2014 Feb 10. [Epub ahead of print]

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