Question: tophat-fusion for gene fusion detection
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5.2 years ago by
United States
Jackie70 wrote:

I am trying to use tophat-fusion for gene fusion detection. 

my data (fastq files) are paired-end, and I have fastq files from multiple lanes, and they are compressed. (fastq.gz).

I am wondering (1) if tophat can take fastq files from multiple lanes in one command line as STAR can; (2) can tophat take fastq.gz files?

Because of the size of the data, it's difficult for me to unzip the fastq files, and merge the ones from multiple lanes into one, it will be not efficient.

Thanks for your help!










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ADD COMMENTlink written 5.2 years ago by Jackie70

Also, the same questions for deFuse. I want to compare the results from multiple tools.

ADD REPLYlink written 5.2 years ago by Jackie70

If I remember right gene fusion finder SOAPfuse and FusionCatcher will do that automatically for you!

ADD REPLYlink written 5.2 years ago by enxxx23230
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