BIF733 Assignment 4 Solution and Discussion
Assignment No. 04 (Graded)
SEMESTER Fall 2019
BIF733- Bioinformatics I (Essentials of Genome Informatics) Total Marks: 10
Due Date: 05-02-2020
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The objective of this assignment is:
Learning FASTQ format
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Question 1: FASTQ is a text file commonly used to store sequencing data, particularly generated from Illumina and Ion Torrent platforms. You are instructed to write a comprehensive but concise (not more than of two pages) tutorial on FASTQ format. Explain each line of this format in your own words.
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- Each question carries equal marks.
Deadline: Your assignment must be uploaded/submitted on or before February 05, 2020.