Question: Difference between 'bedgraph' and 'bw' files
0
gravatar for biotech
3.5 years ago by
biotech540
United States
biotech540 wrote:

Basically what is the difference between these two file formats?

The bw is binary and the other not?

bw bedgraph • 4.7k views
ADD COMMENTlink modified 3.5 years ago by igor11k • written 3.5 years ago by biotech540

Can I load 'bedgraph' and 'bw' files in IGV?

ADD REPLYlink written 3.5 years ago by biotech540

Yes. See IGV docs: http://software.broadinstitute.org/software/igv/FileFormats

ADD REPLYlink written 3.5 years ago by igor11k
2
gravatar for igor
3.5 years ago by
igor11k
United States
igor11k wrote:

BedGraph definition: https://genome.ucsc.edu/goldenpath/help/bedgraph.html

BigWig (bw) definition: https://genome.ucsc.edu/goldenpath/help/bigWig.html

Comparison of track formats: http://genomewiki.ucsc.edu/index.php/Selecting_a_graphing_track_data_format

ADD COMMENTlink written 3.5 years ago by igor11k
Please log in to add an answer.

Help
Access

Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy.
Powered by Biostar version 2.3.0
Traffic: 1620 users visited in the last hour