Add-On Script

Calculate Alt Read Ratio between Two Spreadsheets

Author: Autumn Laughbaum, GHI

This tool calculates the ratio of alternate read given an alternate read and reference read spreadsheet. The resulting spreadsheet contains the per-cell ratio as (Alt Depth)/(Alt Depth + Ref Depth) and can be used for filtering purposes with Set Genotypes to No-Call.

Calculate Alt Read Ratio between Two

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Recommended Directory Location

Save the script to the following directory:
*..\Application Data\Golden Helix SVS\UserScripts\Spreadsheet\DNA_Seq

Note: The Application Data folder is a hidden folder on many operating systems and its location varies between operating systems. The easiest way to locate this directory on your computer is to open SVS and go to Tools >Open Folder > UserScripts Folder. If saved to the proper folder, this script will be accessible from the Spreadsheet DNA_Seq menu.

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