Structural genomic variations play an important role in human disease and phenotypic diversity. With the rise of high-throughput sequencing tools, mate-pair/paired-end sequencing has become an important technique for the detection and exploration of structural variation. ViVar is a comprehensive analysis platform for the processing, analysis and visualization of structural variation based on sequencing data or genomic microarrays, enabling the rapid identification of disease loci or genes. Vivar allows you to scale your analysis with your work load over multiple (cloud) servers, has user access control to keep your data safe but still easy to share, and is easy expandable as analysis techniques advance.

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ViVar: a comprehensive platform for the analysis and visualization of structural genomic variation
Sante T1, Vergult S1, Volders PJ1, Kloosterman W2, Trooskens G3, De Preter K1, Dheedene A1, Speleman F1, De Meyer T3, Menten B1 Published: PLOS ONE, December 12, 2014
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0113800

1 Center for Medical Genetics, Ghent University, 9000 Gent, Belgium
2 Department of Medical Genetics, University Medical Center Utrecht, 3584 CG Utrecht, The Netherlands
3 BioBix, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering, Ghent University, 9000 Gent, Belgium

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