HTSlib

HTSlib is a C library used for reading and writing high-throughput sequencing data. HTSlib is the core library used by SAMtools. HTSlib also provides the bgziphtsfile, and tabix utilities.

Availability and Restrictions

Versions

The versions of HTSlib currently available at OSC are:

Version Owens Pitzer
1.6 X*  
1.11   X*
* Current Default Version

You can use module spider htslib to view available modules for a given machine. Feel free to contact OSC Help if you need other versions for your work.

Access

HTSlib is available to all OSC users.

Publisher/Vendor/Repository and License Type

Genome Research Ltd., Open source

Usage

Usage on Owens and Pitzer

Set-up

To configure your enviorment for use of HTSlib, use command module load htslib. This will load the default version.

Further Reading

Supercomputer: