Comparison of solution-based exome capture methods for next generation sequencing

Comparison of solution-based exome capture methods for next generation sequencing

-

Documents
18 pages
Obtenez un accès à la bibliothèque pour le consulter en ligne
En savoir plus

Description

Techniques enabling targeted re-sequencing of the protein coding sequences of the human genome on next generation sequencing instruments are of great interest. We conducted a systematic comparison of the solution-based exome capture kits provided by Agilent and Roche NimbleGen. A control DNA sample was captured with all four capture methods and prepared for Illumina GAII sequencing. Sequence data from additional samples prepared with the same protocols were also used in the comparison. Results We developed a bioinformatics pipeline for quality control, short read alignment, variant identification and annotation of the sequence data. In our analysis, a larger percentage of the high quality reads from the NimbleGen captures than from the Agilent captures aligned to the capture target regions. High GC content of the target sequence was associated with poor capture success in all exome enrichment methods. Comparison of mean allele balances for heterozygous variants indicated a tendency to have more reference bases than variant bases in the heterozygous variant positions within the target regions in all methods. There was virtually no difference in the genotype concordance compared to genotypes derived from SNP arrays. A minimum of 11× coverage was required to make a heterozygote genotype call with 99% accuracy when compared to common SNPs on genome-wide association arrays. Conclusions Libraries captured with NimbleGen kits aligned more accurately to the target regions. The updated NimbleGen kit most efficiently covered the exome with a minimum coverage of 20×, yet none of the kits captured all the Consensus Coding Sequence annotated exons.

Sujets

Informations

Publié par
Ajouté le 01 janvier 2011
Nombre de lectures 17
Langue English
Signaler un abus
Comparison methods for Sulonen et al .
of solution-based exome capture next generation sequencing
Sulonen et al . Genome Biology 2011, 12 :R94 http://genomebiology.com/2011/12/9/R94 (28 September 2011)