Comparative Analysis of Genomic Island Prediction Tools

@article{daSilvaFilho2018ComparativeAO,
  title={Comparative Analysis of Genomic Island Prediction Tools},
  author={Antonio Camilo da Silva Filho and Roberto Tadeu Raittz and Dieval Guizelini and Camilla Reginatto De Pierri and Di{\^o}nata Willian Augusto and Izabella Castilhos Ribeiro dos Santos-Weiss and Jeroniza N. Marchaukoski},
  journal={Frontiers in Genetics},
  year={2018},
  volume={9}
}
Tools for genomic island prediction use strategies for genomic comparison analysis and sequence composition analysis. The goal of comparative analysis is to identify unique regions in the genomes of related organisms, whereas sequence composition analysis evaluates and relates the composition of specific regions with other regions in the genome. The goal of this study was to qualitatively and quantitatively evaluate extant genomic island predictors. We chose tools reported to produce… 

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