Definitions

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  • n. A set of overlapping DNA segments, derived from a single source of genetic material, from which the complete sequence may be deduced.

Etymologies

Clipping of contiguous (as in contiguous sequence of DNA). (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Hitherto, linkage and physical "contig" maps were generated independently prior to merging.

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  • I ended up using the contig 1.53 tool from www. sysinternals.

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  • ABySS-Explorer was designed with the ABySS sequence assembler in mind and was motivated by the need to examine assembly structure, in particular contig connectivity and supporting paired-end read relationships.

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  • MacVector provides sequence editing, primer design, Internet database searches, protein analysis, sequence confirmation, contig assembly capabilities, multiple sequence alignment, phylogenetic reconstruction, coding region analysis, and a wide variety of other functions.

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  • MacVector is a complex tool that provides sequence editing, primer design, Internet database searches, protein analysis, sequence confirmation, contig assembly capabilities, multiple sequence alignment, phylogenetic reconstruction, coding region analysis,

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  • Over 300,000 putative SNPs have been identified, of which approximately 48,000 are high-quality SNPs identified from contigs with at least 4 sequences and the minor allele presence of at least two sequences in the contig.

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  • Unlike conventional mapping technologies that generate physical maps by anchoring genetic maps to contig maps through BAC landing

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  • Construction of a sequence-ready BAC contig spanning the MHC class II region was previously described

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  • This contig is approximately 650-kb in length and includes the entire classical class II region and a part of the extended class II regions.

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