subread

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Etymology[edit]

sub- +‎ read

Noun[edit]

subread (plural subreads)

  1. (genetics) A subset of a read (sequence of DNA generated by sequencing)
    • 2015 August 7, “Genome Sequence of Bacillus endophyticus and Analysis of Its Companion Mechanism in the Ketogulonigenium vulgare-Bacillus Strain Consortium”, in PLOS ONE[1], DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0135104:
      An in-house Perl script was used to calculate the distribution of subread lengths and identify the range of lengths that would give a coverage around 10.

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