ABySS is a de novo, parallel, paired-end sequence assembler that is designed for short reads. The single-processor version is useful for assembling genomes up to 100 Mbases in size. The parallel version is implemented using MPI and is capable of assembling larger genomes.
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- HPC_ABYSS_DIR - installation directory
How To Run
The abyss-pe is hardcoded to use mpiexec, so you need to set the following variable in your abyss job script before calling abyss-pe to explicitly allow mpiexec usage, which is disabled by default: