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Threshold determination and parameter optimization A document describing the following: a. The methodology used for obtaining distance threshold values for identifying an appropriate taxonomic level of assignment. b. The methodology adopted for characterization of parameters for the logarithmic normalization. c. Validation of the efficiency of normalization procedure. d. The methodology for the assignment of taxa to query sequences.

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Mohammed et al. BMC Genomics 2011 12(Suppl 3):S4   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-12-S3-S4