This tool takes an input GTF file and outputs a GTF file with renamed contigs. For example chr1 -> 1. This can be useful in a pipeline where tools have different naming standards for contigs.


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ReplaceContigsGtfFile is part of BIOPET tool suite that is developed at LUMC by the SASC team. Each tool in the BIOPET tool suite is meant to offer a standalone function that can be used to perform a dedicate data analysis task or added as part of a pipeline, for example the SASC team's biowdl pipelines.

All tools in the BIOPET tool suite are Free/Libre and Open Source Software.


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