What are the benefits of long-reads?
De novo assembly
Discover the benefits of long-read de novo assembly and long-read/short-read hybrid assembly
Which sequencing technology is
right for my project?
|Short-Read Only||Long-Read Only||Hybrid Assembly|
(short-read + long-read)
|Single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP)||✔ Yes||✔ Yes||✔ Yes|
|Short indels (insertions / deletions)||✔ Yes||✔ Yes||✔ Yes|
|Copy number variations (CNV’s)||✔ Yes||✔ Yes||✔ Yes|
|Q-score (Phred score) > 99.99%||✔ Yes||✖ No||✔ Yes|
|Large structural variants||✖ No||✔ Yes||✔ Yes|
|Long repeat sequences||✖ No||✔ Yes||✔ Yes|
|Translocations||✖ No||✔ Yes||✔ Yes|
|Inversions||✖ No||✔ Yes||✔ Yes|
|Duplications||✖ No||✔ Yes||✔ Yes|
|Long N50 length||✖ No||✔ Yes||✔ Yes|
|Generate a reference genome||✖ No||✖ No||✔ Yes|
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