Basic Package Attributes
Title pIRS
Short Description Profile-based Illumina pair-end reads simulator
Long Description It simulates Illumina reads with empirical Base-Calling and GC%-depth profiles trained from real re-sequencing data. It considers error & quality distributions, as well as coverage bias patterns. In addition, pIRS also comes with a tool to simulate the heterozygous diploid genomes.
Version 1.11
Project Started 2012
Last Release 6 years, 10 months ago
Citations Hu X, Yuan J, Shi Y, Lu J, Liu B, Li Z, Chen Y, Mu D, Zhang H, Li N, Yue Z, et al., pIRS: Profile-based Illumina pair-end reads simulator., Bioinformatics, June 1, 2012 [Abstract, cited in PMC ]
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Last evaluatedJune 14, 2018 (812 days ago)
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