Congratulations to Nathan LaPierre on the acceptance of his abstract to the High Throughput Sequencing (HiTSeq) 2020 virtual meeting.

Nathan will be presenting his talk, “Metalign: Efficient alignment-based metagenomic profiling via containment min hash,” on July 15, 2020.

→ Read our post on Nathan’s presentation of the same project at RECOMB-Seq in June 2020: http://www.sergheimangul.com/2020/06/22/mangul-lab-first-recomb-seq-talk/.
→ Metalign is available at https://github.com/nlapier2/Metalign.
→ Metalign is also available as a Bioconda package: https://anaconda.org/bioconda/metalign.
→ Read the preprint: https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.01.17.910521v1.full.
→ Read our blog post reporting on the preprint: http://www.sergheimangul.com/2020/03/20/mangul-lab-preprint-metalign/.

Reference:

Nathan LaPierre, Mohammed Alser, Eleazar Eskin, David Koslicki, Serghei Mangul: Metalign: Efficient alignment-based metagenomic profiling via containment min hash. In: bioRxiv, 2020.