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In Genome biology ; h5-index 114.0

We describe ReorientExpress, a method to perform reference-free orientation of transcriptomic long sequencing reads. ReorientExpress uses deep learning to correctly predict the orientation of the majority of reads, and in particular when trained on a closely related species or in combination with read clustering. ReorientExpress enables long-read transcriptomics in non-model organisms and samples without a genome reference without using additional technologies and is available at https://github.com/comprna/reorientexpress.

Ruiz-Reche Angel, Srivastava Akanksha, Indi Joel A, de la Rubia Ivan, Eyras Eduardo

2019-11-29