What does BB stand for in BBTools?
BB stands for Bestus Bioinformaticus.
Where can I go for support for BBTools if I have questions or problems?
SEQanswers – next generation sequencing community forum
Links to other BBTools forum threads:
BBSplit: Binning reads based on mapping to multiple references at once
BBDuk and Seal: Decontamination, filtering, adapter-trimming, kmer-masking, and alignment-free expression quantification
BBNorm: Normalization, error-correction, kmer frequency histograms, and genome size estimation
BBMerge: Paired read overlap merging and insert size calculation
Reformat: Read reformatting, deinterleaving, subsampling, etc
CalcUniquenesses: Library uniqueness/saturation plots
RemoveHuman: Filtering out reads from human, or some other specific organism, with zero false positives removals
Repair: Re-pairing reads that got out of order, based on their names
CalcTrueQuality: Recalibrating quality scores of reads
Tadpole: Assembler, error-correction, read extension
KmerCompressor: Kmer set generation and set operations