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Member of the Faculty of Life Science's bioinformatics core facility.

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http://www.youtube.com/user/ManchesterBCF/videos?view=1&flow=grid for video tutorials.

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I specialise in ChIP-seq analysis, but also run RNA-seq and other NGS applications. Data comes, almost exclusively from illumina sequencers, but I used to mostly analyse SOLiD sequence.

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I am interested in the analysis, organisation and presentation of genomics data. I have a special place in my heart for the hunting of transcription factor binding sites.

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Answer: A: Using HTseq-count for Pseudomonas Aeruginosa data
... When you run htseq-count check that the -i flag is set to ID (-i ID) and not 'gene_id', which is the GTF default. ...
written 11 days ago by Ian5.2k
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Answer: A: how to determine bacteria relatedness from two variant calls
... You could try SNPRelate (https://bioconductor.org/packages/release/bioc/html/SNPRelate.html). You can create a PCA plot of the samples based on their VCF files. ...
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Answer: A: How find correlations between ChIP-seq tracks?
... Seqminer (https://sourceforge.net/projects/seqminer/) is old (2012), but allows you to download the genes from the different clusters you observe, something I have not managed to do with Deeptools. ...
written 24 days ago by Ian5.2k
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Answer: A: Method for creating an EMBL formatted annotated sequence?
... Thanks to the other contributors, but unfortunately the EMBL format created was not accepted by ENA. However, I have found [EMBLmyGFF3][1], which will create a valid file. The validation program can be found [HERE][2]. BED to GFF3 used [THIS][3]. [1]: https://github.com/NBISweden/EMBLmyGFF3 ...
written 5 months ago by Ian5.2k
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Method for creating an EMBL formatted annotated sequence?
... Does anyone have a method for creating an EMBL-flatfile from a FASTA file of sequence, and a BED file of genes and repeats? The purpose is for submission of an annotate genome to the ENA. Thanks. ...
sequence embl ena written 6 months ago by Ian5.2k
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Answer: A: What shall I do with this RNA-seq data that have no replicates?
... There might still be useful results in experiment 2, but Pvalue and fold change are only indicative at best. The results might give you leads for further lab experiments, or be impressive enough to warrant a second attempt with replication. ...
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Comment: C: Biological significance of Fold_enrichment in macs2
... Sorry I missed your question, but Devon was absolutely right. ...
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Answer: A: How to repair *all* problems identified by FastQC?
... A good way to solve the errors (taking into account what the other said about their relevance) is to run the reads through a trimming tool, such as Trimmomatic, cutadapt, etc. Not only will poor quality reads/bases be removed, but also adapters. Often rerunning fastqc will show a vast improvement. ...
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Answer: A: Biological significance of Fold_enrichment in macs2
... The fold enrichment score compares the read/fragment count at the binding region summit against the local background model. For me it is the second most useful statistic after the qvalue. After sorting by qvalue I sort by fold enrichment. I tend to discount regions with FE < 5, as these tend t ...
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Answer: A: Features for detection of gene.
... The cis-element annotation system (CEAS) software goes into this in some detail: http://liulab.dfci.harvard.edu/CEAS/ ...
written 8 months ago by Ian5.2k

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