Quality scores of assembled masked data. A perfect 16S rRNA sequence from Sinorhizobium meliloti was masked using real Illumina quality scores and the resulting paired-end sequences were assembled with PANDAseq. A histogram of quality scores for the assembled sequences is shown.
Masella et al. BMC Bioinformatics 2012 13:31 doi:10.1186/1471-2105-13-31