This tool enables a user to filter VCF files. For example on sample depth and/or total depth. It can also be used to filter out the reference calls and/or minimum number of sample passes. There is a wide set of options which one can use to change the filter settings.


For documentation and manuals visit our page.


VcfFilter 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.


For any question related to VcfFilter, please use the github issue tracker or contact the SASC team directly at: [email protected].