7.91J | Spring 2014 | Graduate

Foundations of Computational and Systems Biology

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Lecture 5: Library Complexity and Short Read Alignment (Mapping)

Description: Prof. Gifford talks about library complexity as it relates to genome sequencing. He explains how to create a full-text minute-size (FM) index, which involves a Burrows-Wheeler transform (BWT). He ends with how to deal with the problem of mismatching.

Instructor: Prof. David Gifford

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