Question: (Closed) wiggle file format
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2.3 years ago by
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hss20 wrote:


For some reason my wig files are not being properly converted to bigWig format when I merge them into a single file.

Here is an example of a merged file of the my ChIPseq data for the mouse Y and M chromosomes wig file

The Wig headers look ok to me based on what I read in the UCSC Genome Browser guide.

Hopefully someone can spot my mistake.

thank you, Scott

ADD COMMENTlink modified 2.3 years ago by Jennifer Hillman Jackson25k • written 2.3 years ago by hss20

Hello hss!

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PS: Please see the extended comments at the initial post. In short: do not concatenate before using the tool and add track lines (at least one input was missing this header in the bug report sent in). Runs with single inputs/track lines were successful.
ADD REPLYlink modified 2.3 years ago • written 2.3 years ago by Jennifer Hillman Jackson25k
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